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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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Free Walks – Local London Guiding Day

London’s five Guiding Associations (Clerkenwell & Islington, City of London, Westminster, Camden and Greenwich) are joining together to present free walks in their areas on Saturday 8th October 2016. The theme this year is “Art for All” Clerkenwell and Islington … Continue reading

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Charity Weekend – Reading, Revels & Royalty

Clerkenwell and Islington Guides are marking the Queen’s official birthday with a weekend of walks across the Borough.     Walks take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday  10th – 12th June from Angel, Farringdon, Highbury, Old Street and Upper … Continue reading

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Angel Canal Festival, Sunday 6 September

Clerkenwell and Islington Guides will have a stall at this year’s Angel Canal Festival, as well as providing commentary on the free canal boat trips around the basin. Starts at 11am and finishes at 5pm. Come and say hello! This … Continue reading

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Local London Guiding Day, Saturday 10 October 2015

Make a note in your diary to join Local London Guides for a day of free walks in 5 areas of London – here in Islington, the City, Westminster, Greenwich, and, new this year, Camden. This year’s Local London Guiding … Continue reading

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Would you like to train as a Local London tour guide?

Are you fascinated by Islington’s history and heritage? And do you think you can pass your knowledge and enthusiasm onto friends, family, visitors or workmates? Then you should sign up for the award-winning Clerkenwell and Islington Tour Guiding course which … Continue reading

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LOCAL LONDON GUIDING DAY – Saturday 11th October

Four Free Walks in London  – 1, 2, 3, 4 BY GEORGE ! Join London’s specialist local guides as they take you on a jaunt through the world of the four Georges.  Four different walks to choose from – in … Continue reading

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The Mayor’s Charity Walk 2014

Clerkenwell and Islington guides will lead a Charity Walk for the Mayor of Islington on Saturday 26th April, starting at 11:00 outside Islington Town Hall and ending at the Freighliners Farm.   No booking required – just turn up. Donations … Continue reading

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All change – our walks in 2014

All change for 2014! Please note that from 1st January we will be running just one weekly walk on Saturday mornings at 11am. The themes will rotate throughout the month starting with a walk in Clerkenwell on the first Saturday … Continue reading

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