A few words from your host
Graham is based in the Thames Valley, near Reading between Windsor and Oxford, and he loves showing people around this particular area of England.
The Blue Badge, awarded by the Institute of Tourist Guiding, is the most prestigious guiding qualification in the country. Graham has gained Blue Badges for South West, South and South East England.
To achieve these qualifications Graham passed numerous practical and written examinations. In addition, Continuous Professional Development (CPD) means we guides never stop learning or refreshing our knowledge.
What interests Graham?
He is a Geographer by instinct and a Transport Planner in a previous career. His love of discovery and his tour guide qualifications helps him to prepare tailored, enjoyable trips. His particular interests include:
- Historical sites and industrial archaeology
- Maritime, canals and rivers
- Country walks
- Places where history happened
When time allows he enjoys country walking, canal restoration, photography and family history research.