Angela Morgan

Angela Morgan

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Life is slowly getting back to some sense of normalcy with visitors coming back to London and enjoying the sights and attractions as life and businesses gradually return to normal.

You may be thinking of a staycation rather than a holiday abroad. This is a perfect time. London and attractions are less crowded. If you are a Londoner  or from other parts of the UK - this is your chance to enjoy London and discover places you may have heard about but never got the chance to visit and explore. Better still choose a Blue Badge Tourist Guide to show you around!

As Covid restrictions continue to be reviewed, I will confirm the changes in group numbers and the safety measures that apply.

 

I have also devised special interest walking tours:

  • George Nana & Mary - Evidence of the Black Presence in London (in person walking tour or virtual tour)
  • Here to Serve - Exploring Black History in Whitehall Westminster (in-person walking tour or virtual tour)
  • Brixton Speaks - Black Literature (in-person walking tour or virtual tour)
  • Brixton Street Art - a celebration of a community (in-person walking tour or virtual tour)
  • Brixton - From Riots to Recovery (in-person walking tour or virtual tour)

Others to follow!

 

 

 

 

Languages

English

Top 5 Specialities

London Southwark & South Bank Tour

London Multicultural Tour

Windsor Castle Tour

Westminster Abbey Tour

Changing of the Guard Tour

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    Samuel Coleridge Taylor - A London Classical Composer

    I was once asked to do a walking tour of Croydon, my borough in London and also where the composer Samuel Coleridge Taylor lived for most of his life. He was a man of mixed heritage who studied music and composed the Hiawatha Wedding Feast inspired by Hiawatha, written by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

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    Célébration du Mois de l'histoire des Noirs en Grande-Bretagne avec des histoires de cirque

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    Trinidadian Calypsonian Lord Woodbine & His Early Influence On John Lennon & Paul McCartney

    Many of London’s Blue Badge Tourist Guides have a knowledge of contemporary popular music, in particular the Beatles, the famous group who came from Liverpool but settled in London and recorded their music here. A little known early influence on them was the calypso musician called Lord Woodbine, whose real name was Harold Adolphus Phillip.

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