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Free Walks – Local London Guiding Day

              Saved! – 50 Years of Conservation On Saturday 7th October 2017 the Local London Guiding Associations are marking 50 years since the formation of the first Conservation Areas with a day of free … Continue reading

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Charterhouse Tours

Clerkenwell & Islington Guides’ Association (CIGA) are now leading tours at The Charterhouse. The Charterhouse is situated in the south of the borough close to Smithfield meat market. It’s rich history dates back to 1348 when the site was a … Continue reading

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Would You Like to be a Clerkenwell & Islington Guide?

  The next Clerkenwell & Islington Tour Guiding course at the University of Westminster begins on Thursday 11th January 2018. See below for information about the course. You can also find out more by attending our “Meet the Guides” Taster … Continue reading

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Charterhouse Square Summer Fair

On Saturday 1st July 2017, enjoy an afternoon of festivities and merriment at the annual Charterhouse Square Summer Fair. The fair is open from 12 noon until 4:30pm and this year, as well as food and activities for all ages, … Continue reading

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Fundraising Walks for the MS Trust

On Thursday 25th May 2017 CIGA is joining forces with many fellow London tour guides as part of 20 in 20. This is an event which aims to raise £20.000 for the Multiple Sclerosis Trust in 20 hours by offering … Continue reading

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CityRead London 2017

April is Cityread London month when libraries all across London aim to get communities together through the power of reading. This year’s book is Prophecy by S. J. Parris, a gripping Elizabethan spy thriller set in London 1583. CIGA has … Continue reading

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