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South Kensington to Sloane Square walk

Starting outside South Kensington station at the Exhibition Road entrance.

Canning Town to North Greenwich walk

This London walk takes us to both sides of the River Thames, starting in Canning Town. From Canning Town station, we cross a footbridge into what used to be called Leamouth, now rebranded as City Island. Leamouth – sometimes also called Orchard Place – was the easternmost area of Middlesex before the County of London …

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Westminster to Green Park walk

Some of Britain’s most iconic architecture – Westminster Abbey, Whitehall, St James’s Palace and Buckingham Palace was included in this walk – a snapshot of London history from many angles. From the Whitehall exit of Westminster station, the route goes up Parliament Street and Whitehall. We pass Downing Street, the official residence of the Prime …

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Charing Cross in maps

Charing Cross is widely known as the very centre of London. But we’ll go back in time to when this wasn’t the centre of London but instead a rural village on the northern fringes of Westminster. We’ll go back to the year 1543 when one of the earliest maps of the area was a large …

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Marylebone to Baker Street walk

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Epping – Theydon Bois walk

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How to use London’s Oyster system

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High Barnet – Totteridge walk

This walk takes in the top of the Northern Line.

Drummond Street, NW1

Drummond Street is alternatively known as ’Banglatown’,

London movie pioneers

A history of London filmmaking pioneers.