Hounslow Heritage Guide Walks Resuming

Series starts with a chance to learn about the highway men of Hounslow Heath

Highwaymen on Hounslow Heath
Highwaymen on Hounslow Heath

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After a long absence a new series of walks by Hounslow Heritage Guides has been announced.

They provide a chance to learn about the history of the borough over a 90 minute walk at a gentle pace.

The cost is £3 and there is no need to book, just pay the guide on the day. Children can join for no charge.


Sunday 25 July - Hounslow Heath

A haunt of highwaymen, army camps, gunpowder mills and the first civil airport

Meet Hounslow Heath Car Park Junction Frampton/Staines RdTW4 5AD

Sunday 29 August - Isleworth Riverside

See 360 year old alms-houses a man-made river also a onetime home of artist JMW Turner

Meet All Saints Church, Church Street, TW7 6BE

Sunday 26 September - Brentford

A walk through its Industrial past and present

Meet Garden of London Museum of Water & Steam, Green Dragon Lane, Brentford TW8 0EN

Sunday 31 October – Chiswick Bodies and Ghosts

Discover little known and notorious inhabitants from Saxon times to the 20th Century

Meet at St Nicholas Church steps Chiswick Mall/Church St W4 2PH


Pre-booked tours available for groups at date and time of choice by calling Brian on 020 8230 8583 or Janet on 020 8560 3718.

The Hounslow Heritage Guides reserve the right to cancel any walk without notice in exceptional circumstances.

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July 23, 2021

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