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WALKING WITH WORDSWORTH, STROLLING WITH SHAKESPEARE
Monday 17 June 2019

Cost £12     Maximum No. 20

Lance Pierson returns to lead his acclaimed “Poetry Walk” along the banks of the Thames, between Waterloo and Westminster bridges.  The walk includes modern poems about the Festival Hall, Hungerford Bridge and the London Eye as well as Westminster Bridge immortalized by Wordsworth.  We shall also see views of Shakespeare’s Globe and Donne’s St Paul’s as well as poetry paving stones along the South Bank and statues of Burns and Gilbert and Sullivan.  Lance will present relevant poems at each stopping place.

Meet at Embankment underground station which is on the District and Circle lines at 1.50 pm ready for a prompt 2pm start.