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Elizabethan Islington Walk
Sat 22 April 2017, 11:00 – 12:00 BST
This years City Read book is Prophecy by S J Parris - a gripping Elizabethan spy thriller set in London 1583
What was life like in what is now London Borough of Islington in 1583 Find out with Clerkenwell and Islington Guide Philip Nelkon on this one hour walk starting at Finsbury Library
Discover the stories of life in Elizabethan Clerkenwell - archery contests, Hugenot migrants, plays performed by the well, former monasteries with new owners - Philip will tell the stories and show you what you can still see today.
This walk is also available with CIGA guide, Rob Smith, on Saturday 29th April. See below.