Official Guides to the City of London

Tina Baxter

Languages:

English.

Themes:

Architecture, General city tour, Medieval London, Gardens and open spaces, Literary tours, Guildhall Art Gallery, Lectures and talks.

Biography

History has always been a passion, as Miss B Takes a Walk I can immerse myself in the deep & varied timelines of the City of London.

From food to literature, green spaces and architecture the City has much to tell us about its past and present.

The City of London has many guises, there is always something new and interesting to discover.

Qualifications

 

MA - Open University - Humanities and Modern Art

Guildhall Art Gallery Course - independent Guide

Member of LAMAS

The London Society

The London Historical Society

London Historians - Member

Friends of City Gardens

Open Garden Square Weekend - Guide

National Trust Guide - 2 Willow Road Hampstead (Erno Goldfinger Architect)

Member Bridge Ward Club

Freeman of the City of London

Member of the T S Eliot Society (United Kingdom)

Georgian Dining Academy - Events celebrating Georgian London in historic houses and offering private events

Guided Tours

'City Sampler' - an introduction to the City of London

'Walbrook where art thou?' - The hidden river, and it's story.

'Women Through Time' -Inspirational Women in the City

'Fleet Street Women' - women who were in the forefront of journalism but oft forgotten

'Secret Spaces & Public Places' - Garden Walks

Guildhall Art Gallery & Amphitheatre

Queenhithe Ward & Foreshore Walk

In the Footsteps of Chaucer

'Wasteland' - T S Eliot & The City of London

'Prufrock & Bloomsbury'

Tudor City 

The Ancient Port of London - Saxon to Elizabethan (includes the Queenhithe Mosaic)

Magna Carta

After the Fire of 1666 - Chaos Management!

 

 

 

 

Talks

CITY LIFE: The Square Mile's Many Faces - Niki Gorick Photographs - accompanying talk

CITY WORKERS: Hard Hats & Uniforms Keeping the Square Mile Moving - Niki Gorick Exhibition at Guildhall Library (2014) - accompanying talk

MRS BEETON - Life & Times 

TALK: 'Wasteland in the City' T S Eliot

TALK: 'First Lady of Fleet Street' - Observing the Times of Rachel Beer