The Walks


Back In The Day Walks specialises in London-based walks, led by your guide, Barrie Greene. To find out all about him, click on the Your Guide tab


King's Cross....Metamorphosis

From prostitution to rejuvenation - and still a work in progress

Bayswater - not just a pretty face

A great Turkish bath, a great Albanian hero and once great store 

Bethnal Green – From a grim slumland to a hip heartland

A world-famous flower market, a grade II listed cafe and inevitably, the Krays

Stoke Newington to Stamford Hill - From the hip to the schtip

Mods, hipsters, pinball arcades, E&A and R&B

Knightsbridge – Not Just A Place To Shop

A Beatles landmark, a political asylum seeker and a church that’s not a church

Bermondsey - The South Bank's Hidden Gem

Warehouses, factories and Zandra Rhodes

Belgravia - London Dressed In Its Sunday Best

Grand terraces, mews cottages, embassies - and deaths!

Brick Lane - A Walk Of Two Halves

Immigrants and street art, curries and salt beef beigels

Mayfair  -  Where The Rich Go To Let Their Hair Down

Scandals, riots and the untimely death of musical legends

Vauxhall - Soho On Thames

Gay clubs, spies and an Oval that's well rounded

Soho Vice - Tasty Tales From London's Red Light District
Gamblers & Gangsters. Pimps & Prostitutes. Pushers & Pornographers 


Soho On The Edges - From Tin Pan Alley To Fitzrovia
Music, murder & the birth of Bohemia 

Peckham - The New Hoxton?
Cafés, galleries and bars - but no fools or horses!


Kensington - When The Swinging Sixties Moved West

Lennon's secret lover, the magic of Hendrix & the Biba story 


Streatham - The Surprising Suburb

Dance halls, theatres & night clubs - how the West End came south

Notting Hill - More Than Just A Carnival

Hippies, scandals & riots (but no Hugh Grant!)

King's Road - The Golden Years

Mini-skirts, punks & Rolling Stones


Vintage Soho - The 1950s

Jazz clubs, coffee bars & drinking dens


Soho - Roots of the Swinging Sixties

The clubs, the fashion & the music


Brixton - Reggae, Riots & Biba Boots

A personal walk around London's most cosmopolitan"village"

You can find out all about them on their specific pages on this web-site - just click on the tabs on the left.

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