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London‘s South Bank in 50 Buildings with Rachel Kolsky and Louis Berk

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This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 23rd Jan 2024

 £7

Explore the rich history of London's South Bank in this guided tour through its most fascinating historic and modern buildings.

Join us at Stanfords with authors Rachel Kolsky and Louis Berk as they introduce their new book, London’s South Bank in 50 Buildings. Profiling a wonderful array of architecture between Vauxhall Bridge and Tower Bridge where the old and the new co-exist there are iconic buildings alongside lesser known gems. Discover how the 50 were chosen, the challenges of taking the photos and, of course, the fascinating histories behind them.

About the speakers:

Rachel Kolsky

Engaging, knowledgeable and entertaining Rachel is a popular London Blue Badge Tourist Guide (golondontours.com) whose walks and talks focus on the 'human stories behind the buildings’. She has published six books, four with Louis as well as Jewish London andWomen’s London, was a Trustee of her local independent cinema, The Phoenix, for over 20 years and has been a guest lecturer on cruises since 2009.

Louis Berk

Photographer and author, Louis (louisberk.com) has collaborated four times with Rachel publishingWhitechapel in 50 Buildings, Secret Whitechapel, White chapel Doors and London’s South Bank in 50 Buildings.His photography regularly appears in newspapers, books, magazines and on the internet. When not working he is in the employ of his five cats or following his passion for wildlife photography, especially the local urban foxes.

The event will start promptly at 7.00pm.

Tickets £7

Includes glass of wine/soft drink

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This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 23rd Jan 2024

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2024-01-23 2024-01-23 Europe/London London‘s South Bank in 50 Buildings with Rachel Kolsky and Louis Berk Explore the rich history of London's South Bank in this guided tour through its most fascinating historic and modern buildings. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2024/01/23/londons-south-bank-in-50-buildings-with-rachel-kolsky-and-louis-berk-364647 Stanfords,7 Mercer Walk,,London

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Stanfords,

7 Mercer Walk,
London,
WC2H 9FA

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