june, 2019

This is a repeating event

08jun14:0015:30Funny Islington14:00 - 15:30 Guide: George Baddeley

Event Details

This walk will explore how “Merrie Islington” as it was known became a place for popular entertainment. We’ll visit some of the Angel’s greatest past and present comedy and entertainment venues, and find out about many locally based comedians, comedy writers and entertainers and the comedy they’ve created – and participants can stay on for a free comedy show at Angel Comedy Club’s The Bill Murray pub!

Time

(Saturday) 14:00 - 15:30

Location

Angel

Angel Underground Station, Upper Street, Islington, London N1 9LJ

Guide

George BaddeleyLOCAL WALKS IN THE SOUTHERN PART OF ISLINGTON INCLUDING EXPLORING THE HISTORY OF COMEDY AND ENTERTAINMENT I offer walks in the Angel, Clerkenwell and the St Lukes areas. I also undertake regular tours at The Museum of the Order of St John. I have a particular interest in the local history of comedy and entertainment. 07525154616 or twitter: @gphb georgebaddeley@gmail.com

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