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Christmas Lights Walk
Explore London by night on this 90 minute Christmas tour, when we walk among the illuminated streets in all their glimmering splendour against the dark winter sky. "It's the most wonderful time of the year" London's Christmas Lights are recognised the world over for their artistic inventiveness across some of the city's most iconic Streets. In addition to the visual spectacle you will discover the stories behind the lights, the award-winning window displays and some of the shops which made the West End what it is today. BUY TICKETS NOW: https://www.londonguidedwalks.co.uk/christmas-events.php#ChristmasLightsWalk PROMO CODE: XMAS10 Meeting point: outside Charlotte Tilbury shop (11 James Street, WC2E 8BT) which is opposite Covent Garden Tube exit on James Street. I will be there with my 'Xmas Walk' sign. End point: Near Oxford Circus Don't forget to RSVP 'no' to stop notifications for this walk if you can't come / been before. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXfG7ehIZ54 Meeting place: outside Charlotte Tilbury shop (11 James Street, WC2E 8BT) which is opposite Covent Garden Tube exit on James Street. I will be there with my 'Xmas Walk' sign. We leave promptly. I will be at the meeting place 15 mins before departure. I will have my phone [masked]) but will switch it to silent at the start of the walk as it’s distracting during a guided walk. What people have said about our previous Christmas lights walk: "Fabulous tours with fantastic guides who know their stuff and how to make it come alive. I shall be doing more of these tours." Tariq, London "I would highly recommend this Christmas Lights Walk as Hazel went out of her way to make all of us feel welcome and to amaze the group with interesting stories and bits of information on the department stores and shops along the way." Laura, Italy "Interesting walk that took us off the main thoroughfares with very talk about places en route." John, Loughton "You are a delightful guide so witty and fun. The walk was great, not Oxford Street, but all the little side famous streets, were so very good. Thank you for a very pleasurable evening" Janet, Staines "A lovely evening out, thanks very much for a well researched walk and the 'little touches'." Lesley, London Top Tips: 1. RSVP 'no' to stop automatic meetup notifications for this walk if you can't come / been before. 3. Members are able to bring guests. Private tours & gift vouchers available at: http://londonguidedwalks.co.uk (http://londonguidedwalks.co.uk/) Weather: Our walks happen no matter be it rain or shine. Please wear appropriate clothing such as proper walking shoes, warm and wet weather clothing and carry sufficient food and water. See BBC Weather (http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/) Please see our weather policy here: http://www.meetup.com/londonguidedwalks/pages/Weather_Policy/ Want to know what to expect on our walks? See our About Us page here: http://www.meetup.com/londonguidedwalks/about/ Your Safety when walking with us Before going on any of these walks you need to be reasonably fit and be prepared to be responsible for your own safety. Please see our Terms and Safety here: http://www.meetup.com/londonguidedwalks/pages/Terms_and_Safety/

Charlotte Tilbury

11 James Street, WC2E 8BT · London

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What we're about

Come along and have some fun discovering London! This group is for anyone visiting London or living in London who wants to enjoy its amazing diversity; it's history, culture and people. Our events are interesting and fun; folks come back time and again. We organise some fabulous and varied events all for under a tenner!

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What will you be doing at your Meetup?

Our meetups are 'Walks, Talks and Treasure Hunts' in and around London and surrounding towns.

The aim of our friendly group is that it's a chance to explore and enjoy different parts of London; to chat to fellow attendees and enjoy a couple of hours with like minded people. Post walk drinks are often available at a local watering hole close to the event.

What will it be like?

Fun! We have done the hard work so you do't have to. Just rsvp to what takes your fancy and come along!

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Will it be an activity?

It depends on the event but walking, talking and treasure hunts - nothing too strenuous! If you do have a mobility issue please do let us know beforehand so, if possible, we can amend the event.

Who is Hazel the Organiser?

You can read more about Hazel here (http://www.londonguidedwalks.co.uk/your-guide.php)

Who should come?

Anyone who is remotely interested in London and its rich history. Check out specific events to know more.

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Are newcomers welcome?

Yes of course!

Who shouldn't come?

Anyone who doesn't like walking , London, history or people. A general grasp of English is also useful.

What should a newcomer expect?

To meet a friendly and personable organiser and fellow like minded meetup peeps.

Why should people come?

Cos it's something cheap and interesting to do! It also keeps the 'ole grey matter working too.

How will members benefit from coming to your Meetup?

We're a friendly bunch. Hazel has worked hard to create bespoke well researched walks, talks and treasure hunts. One thing you won't be is bored. There is something for everyone!

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How long will the Meetup be?

60mins-3hrs then optional post walk drinks. Check the individual walk for an accurate duration.

Is it okay to arrive late?

Not usually. The time you see is the time we leave. It's recommended that we all meet 15 mins before departure to welcome you all (holding my meetup / London Guided Walks sign).

Are the walks wheelchair / scooter friendly?

A lot of our walks are wheelchair and/or scooter friendly but please check individual walk details. If you are hard of hearing or have a visual impairment then please do let Hazel know before the walk, talk or treasure hunt starts.

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