Tim Barron

Tim Barron

As a Blue Badge guide, I have a broad range of interests across the arts and sciences. Following a degree in environmental sciences, I became a professional actor and musician working in and around London for many years. So whether it's art galleries, theatre, popular music or science and technology that interests you, I would love to show you London and all it has to offer. More recently I have been bringing history to life playing historical characters ranging from Charles Dickens to Michael Faraday, Astronomer Royals and Bob Lyons the Rolls Royce engineer at sites across London; including the Science Museum in South Kensington, the Royal Observatory Greenwich and the Museum of London. If you choose to visit outside London; then Stratford, Salisbury, Stonehenge, Bath and Canterbury are all possibilities. I am happy to work with all ages; individuals, families or groups. A special interest of mine is the history of transport; cars, buses, planes, the military and our industrial heritage.

Languages

English

Top 5 Specialities

London Rock ‘N’ Roll Tour

Charles Dickens London Tour

Greenwich Tour

Tower of London Tour

Guide Calendar Last Update: 7th of January, 2018

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Blog Posts

Places in London For Petrolheads To Explore

Which hobby is loved by 1 in 6 British adults and generated revenues of £5.5 million in 2016? No, not fishing or horse riding, but old cars, buses, vans and lorries. Yes, petrolheads, according to the Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs, are doing their bit for the economy, and London is right at the forefront of the movement.

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