Category Walks

Step out in February

VAL MARTIN MEMORIAL WALKS -Dates for February 2017 Guided, Historic Walking Tours of our Bloomsbury Squares, Val Martin Memorial Walks are free of charge and open to the public. No need to RSVP. Just show up! Everyone is welcome. They occur every Saturday and begin at 11:00am on the front steps of The Goodenough Club, 23 Mecklenburgh […]

Walking the squares in summer

VAL MARTIN MEMORIAL WALKS -Dates for July to September 2016 Guided, Historic Walking Tours of our Bloomsbury Neighbourhood, Val Martin Memorial Walks are free of charge and open to the public. No need to RSVP. Just show up! Everyone is welcome. They occur every Saturday and begin at 11:00am on the front steps of The Goodenough Club, […]

Spring walks in the Bloomsbury squares

VAL MARTIN MEMORIAL WALKS -Dates for April to June 2016 Guided, Historic Walking Tours of our Bloomsbury Neighbourhood, Val Martin Memorial Walks are free of charge and open to the public. No need to RSVP. Just show up! Everyone is welcome. They occur every Saturday and begin at 11:00am on the front steps of The Goodenough Club, […]

Winter walks in Bloomsbury Squares

Free Guided Walking Tours of Bloomsbury Saturdays, 11:00am, rain or shine! Meet at the steps of the Goodenough Club 23 Mecklenburgh Square, London, WC1N 2AD December 12, 2015:  Blue Plaques of Bloomsbury* December 19, 2015:  King’s Cross: A Changing Landscape December 26, 2015:  Garden Squares of Bloomsbury January 2, 2016:  Architecture in Bloomsbury January 9, […]

Late summer walks round Bloomsbury -just show up

 VAL MARTIN MEMORIAL WALKS Free Guided Walking Tours of our Bloomsbury Neighbourhood, every Saturday, 11:00am, rain or shine! No need to RSVP. Just show up! Most walks begin at the front steps of The Goodenough Club, 23 Mecklenburgh Square, London, WC1N 2AD but see below for October exceptions. 22 August 2015:   The Women of Bloomsbury 29 […]

New smartphone app for walks in the Bloomsbury Squares

The Bloomsbury squares and gardens are nearly all close to each other and a pleasant self-guided walk connects them and other places and items of interest. Once you are in the area, you can follow trails around the squares using your smartphone. Download the TiCL app onto your smartphone by clicking this link and look for the following trails: A […]

Jane Austen’s Emma and Brunswick Square

The Emma 200 Festival celebrates the bicentenary of the publication of Jane Austen’s Emma in 1815 – the novel which praises Brunswick Square: Our part of London is so very superior to most others! The neighbourhood of Brunswick Square is so very different from almost all the rest. (Emma, Chapter 12). The Friends of Brunswick Square invite you to […]