Online Walks

LIVE! Online 60-80min walks at home via your laptop, phone and tablet on Tuesdays from wherever you are in the UK or further afield! More for 2021 to be added here soon including ‘London Arteries’ a new season exploring the capital’s epic Roman routes in six parts, see below for more details.

 

 

 

LONDON ARTERIES
January – March 2021

New for Winter/Spring 2021, The London Ambler presents a season of online events exploring the linear history of London’s Roman routes and their evolution as part of the contemporary city!

Starting on 12 January the series follows the journey of six of the capital’s epic arterial routes from the centre of town out to the city’s limits uncovering architecture, settlement and change over the past 2,000 years along the way. The full season is below!

 

 

 

01_Kingsland Road
(aka Ermine Street)
Tuesday 12 January, 19.00 – 20.00
£5 BOOK HERE

Online walk exploring the linear history, architecture and settlement of Kingsland Road – aka the A10, aka Ermine Street – charting the historic Roman route northwards to Lincoln and York between Bishopsgate and Waltham Cross via Shoreditch, Dalston and Tottenham.

Hosted via Zoom.

 

 

 

02_Mile End Road
(aka. The Great East Road)
Tuesday 26 January, 19.00 – 20.00
£5 BOOK HERE

Online walk exploring the linear history, architecture and settlement of Mile End Road Road – aka the A11, aka. The Great East Road – the historic Roman route eastwards to Colchester between Whitechapel and Harold Hill via Bow, Stratford, Ilford and Romford!

Hosted via Zoom.

 

 

 

 

03_Old Kent Road
(aka.Watling Street South)
Tuesday 09 February, 19.00 – 20.00
£5 BOOK HERE

Online walk exploring the linear history, architecture and settlement of Old Kent Road – aka the A2, aka Watling Street South, the historic Roman route to Dover and the Continent between Borough and Dartford via New Cross, Deptford, and Blackheath!

Hosted via Zoom.

 

 

 

 

04_Clapham Road
(aka. Stane Street)
Tuesday 23 February, 19.00 – 20.00
£5 BOOK HERE

Online walk exploring the linear history, architecture and settlement of Clapham Road – aka the A3, aka. Stane Street – the historic Roman route south westwards to Chichester between Elephant and Castle and Ewell via Blaham, Tooting and Merton!

Hosted via Zoom

 

 

 

 

05_The Great West Road
(aka. The Devil’s Highway)
Tuesday 09 March, 19.00 – 20.00
£5 BOOK HERE

Online walk exploring the linear history, architecture and settlement along The Great West Road, aka the A30, aka The Devil’s Highway – the historic roman route west to Silchester and Bath between St Giles and Staines via Shepherds Bush, Gunnersbury, Kew and Hounslow.

Hosted via Zoom.

 

 

 

 

06_Edgware Road
(aka.Watling Street North)
Tuesday 23 March, 19.00 – 20.00
£5 BOOK HERE

Online walk exploring the linear history, architecture and settlement along Edgware Road, aka the A5, aka Watling Street North – the historic roman route north west to St Albans and Wroxeter from Marble Arch to Stamore via Maida Vale, Kilburn, Cricklewood and Edgware.

Hosted via Zoom