Dickens in the City - a festive walk with Blue Badge guide Laurence

Meet 11-11.15 outside Shakespeare's Head Pub, Kingsway, WC2 - closest station Holborn

Dickens around Christmas time is always a must and here we will mix a Yuletide story or two or even three , with better and lesser known novels and meet a whole host of his characters, whilst wandering round some of the most beautiful and atmospheric streets in London.

We will slide down an alleyway and take a look at one of his favourite drinking holes, meet the body-snatcher who had a respectable job in the daytime, see where his best friend lived, have a look at a very curious old shop, learn about the life he hated and almost entered into and discover what he almost became before turning his hand to writing.

Fee £10 payable on the day

Host Laurence 07889 298573

Event Date Thu 22-12-2022 11:00 am
Event End Date Thu 22-12-2022 1:00 pm
Capacity 15
Registered 0
Individual Price £10.00
Hosted By Anne Galloway
Cash Attendees 7
Members Restrictions Open To All Members
Comments Shakespeare's Head 64-68 Kingsway · London
Categories DAY EVENTS, Culture, History, Social, Talk, Walk
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