South East England
01785-256187, 07770-300142, 01785-256187
Hill walker, sportsman, mountaineer, expedition member/leader. Will accompany individuals/groups or plan itineraries nationwide. Previous experience as tour manager for small student and executive groups in mini coaches.
|Themed Tours/WW2 Kent|
Company and community re-cycling co-ordinator, ex-member Shepway Environmental Forum, supporter of green sustainable tourism and LA21 activities. Campaigner for improvements to Town Centres (access, parking, interpretation)
|Geography & Geology||
Lectures/walks: The fabric and materials of Canterbury; the North and South Downs; Maps, models, landscape - underground exploration; Natural History musuems
Coastline walks, maritime museums, dock visits. Lectures/tours: Cinque ports, smugglers, Martello Towers,Re-enactments, castles, ships from bronze age to WW2, Royal Navy and Russian submarines.
Henry VIII castles, Napoleonic defences; Victorian forts; World War II and Battle of Britain sites, Regimental museums, monuments and militaria. Tattoos, parades, ceremonies
South East England: Local government; development of roads, railways; natural disasters; emergence, expansion and decline of industries. The European dimension and post-war development in the South East. Tour Management experience throughout Britain
Experienced with elderly, hard of hearing and physically handicapped; own minibus with low-entry steps plus wheelchair access
|Sports & Pastimes||
Sporting venues (matches and museums); entertainment, morris dancing, festivals and cultural events. Introduction to and explanation of cricket; card and board games, chess and bridge
|Stately Homes & Country Houses||
Organiser of special events including picnics, banquets, musical and dramatic playlets, re-enactments, historical displays. Accommodation at privately-owned manor houses and country residences.
Sightseeing tours: land, sea and air; cross channel travel; ferry/toll/bridge/tunnel utilisation. Access to steam trains, trams, classic and vingtage cars, open top buses.
Long or short, steep or flat, town and country walks anywhere. Guided walks in Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone, Hythe and Wealden villages. Accompanied walks: National parks