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Walk Back in Time with the Mayor’s Guides
In 2011 The Mayor of Bath, Councillor Bryan Chalker, toasted his Honorary Guides at the launch of their new book ‘Walk Back in Time with the Mayor’s Guides – Eight Intriguing Walks Through Bath’s History’. Councillor Chalker thanked the Guides for agreeing that all profits will be donated to his charity – The Mayor of Bath’s Relief Fund, which helps residents of the City facing hardship.
The new publication has maps and directions so walkers can go in their own time and pace to discover the people, places and activities which made Bath famous. The eight walks cover:-
Two Waterways and Two Parks by Terry Mitchell
Mediaeval Life and Times of Bath by Audrey Woods,
Lyncombe and Widcombe by Jean Amesbury and Myra Barnes
Victorian Bath by Kirsten Elliott
Quirky Bath by Jean Amesbury and Myra Barnes
Bath at War, 1939 – 1945 by Allan Williams
Walcot, the Paragon and Broad Street by Margaret Burrows
The Navy in Bath by Donald Percy
The book is available at a discounted price direct from the Mayor’s Guides via the Mayor’s Office in the Guildhall, or from Good Buy Books, Oldfield Park Bookshop, Number One Royal Crescent and Toppings Book Company.