15 Jun 2018 | A Wander is not a Slog

A Wander is not a Slog 2018-06-15 13:02:31

In his 2007 book The Wild Places Robert Macfarlane describes walking out of Cambridge and climbing a tree. He goes on to discuss the call of wild places, and explores several; venturing across moors, to remote islands, valleys and mountains. I have a seven month old baby. I would like to climb a tree. I am going […]

13 Jun 2018 | Walking Off the Big Apple

Walking the Museum Mile

The Museum Mile Festival typically takes place on a June evening in New York City, but if you happen to miss the festival, this walk up Fifth Avenue from 82nd Street to 105th Street could stand in as the next best thing. This year’s event unfolded on a...

13 Jun 2018 | Walking Off the Big Apple

Walking the Museum Mile

The Museum Mile Festival typically takes place on a June evening in New York City, but if you happen to miss the festival, this walk up Fifth Avenue from 82nd Street to 105th Street could stand in as the next best thing. This year’s event unfolded on a...

10 Jun 2018 | Radical Stroud

Alternative Heritage Walk

Radical Stroud’s June walk is a week-early Jo Cox Memorial Walk: Meet at Rodborough Church, Friday June 15th at 10; returning to the church at 1pm. We shall be investigating the medieval history of Rodborough from the days when it was still owned as pa...

10 Jun 2018 | Radical Stroud

FGR and WWI Memorials

I pedalled through snowdrops and birdsong, To the two war memorials in Woodchester, Then bicycled past umpteen old cloth mills, River liquid light all along my way, To Nailsworth, Avening, Minchinhampton and Amberley, With long barrows and a stand...

10 Jun 2018 | Radical Stroud

An FGR and Walter Tull Declamation

Let the living answer the roll call of the dead: Walter Tull of Spurs and Northampton Town KIA 1918; And now the names from Forest Green: Harry Watts was born in 1891 in Avening. Harry joined the 6th Signal Corps of the Royal Engineers prior to ou...

10 Jun 2018 | Talking Walking

ARTIFACTS talking walking

Andrew Stuck is sitting with Pam Patterson and Leena Raudvee in a woodland glade, on a rough track that curves towards a rural road, a couple of miles beyond La Romieu in south west France.  They have just performed a collaborative piece entitled “Listening: On the Architecture of Aging” as their contribution to the Made […]

08 Jun 2018 | The Tour of All Tours

Tour Workshop in Hong Kong

Following last year's workshop and festival in Hong Kong, I'll be returning with another extended workshop on making cultural tours. I'll be teaching between August 5-12 and then Indy Lee and Uncle Hung will continue the next weekend. We'll be wor...

08 Jun 2018 | The Tour of All Tours

Tour Workshop in Hong Kong

Following last year's workshop and festival in Hong Kong, I'll be returning with another extended workshop on making cultural tours. I'll be teaching between August 5-12 and then Indy Lee and Uncle Hung will continue the next weekend. We'll be wor...