Tour guiding

I’m passionate about the area where I live. Recently I’ve started sharing that passion, leading tours around Chester, North Wales and Northwest England on a variety of themes. I’m always developing new tour ideas for groups, company excursions and individuals.

As a tour guide, I offer:

  • Professional experience of working with groups
  • Indepth local knowledge of the region
  • Walking and vehicle tours, public and corporate groups
  • Ideas for new tours and activities

An interview with Brian Jones, guide at Llechwedd, North Wales

February 9, 2020

  Nothing makes a story come alive like putting a human face to it. I found another example of this recently on a visit to Llechwedd, the North Wales tourist attraction that forms part of the UK’s current bid for Unesco World Heritage status. This is to recognise the heritage… Read more

A Prisoner-themed tour of Portmeirion, North Wales

December 21, 2019

There’s a place in North Wales that looks like it stepped out of a fairytale. It draws on the coloured facades of Portofino for inspiration and was described by its founder as “a home for fallen buildings”. It was also the backdrop to a cult TV series and a haven… Read more

A quick guide to the Wales’ Penderyn Distillery in the Brecon Beacons

December 21, 2019

I’m now into my training for Wales Best Guides and here’s a taster of an idea for a tour based around the renaissance of Welsh whisky. More news of themed tour of Chester and North Wales to come in the new year. Liked this? Try also The most historic harvest… Read more