Bowler Hat Send Off

Honouring the birthplace of the bowler hat runners were waved off by our bowler hatted Londoners!

 

Dr Johnson’s Party

We wondered at the world of wordsmithery (with help from our friends at Dr Johnson's House) as the life and work of Dr Johnson, creator of the English dictionary was celebrated.

 

Postal Past Celebration

The Post Office Vehicle Owners Club and the Postal Museum  helped reveal the fascinating stories behind postal history.

 

Bow Bells

The Bow Bells of nursery rhyme fame rang a very special ‘Date touch’ celebrating 2018 and showcasing St Mary-Le-Bow Church.

 

Roman Reception

At the Guildhall Yard a Roman Reception offering gladiator fighting, centurion drilling and plenty of fun celebrated Londinium life in Roman times.

  • The Guildhall Art Gallery ran an ‘Ask an Archaeologist’ session and offered tours of the Amphitheatre

  • Our re-enactment company performed Gladiator and Military shows and offered crowds and insight into Roman military life.

  • The Museum of London will offered fun activities for all the family.

 

Billingsgate Roman House and Baths Experience

Beneath the cobbles of the Square Mile lies a wonderful world of Roman history. Visitors to the bath house enjoyed a tour and were offered an insight in to ancient life in the City.

 

Suffragist Pageant

Our Suffragist cheerers celebrated the 100 year centenary whilst our Guides took spectators on history tours.

 

Harry Potter Party

We threw a Harry Potter party celebrating all things boy wizard! There was Death Eaters, wand duelling, the Triward Cup, House Crests and general wizardry!

Historic Finish

Our celebratory Historic Finish saw some of London’s famous historic residents handing out medals to runners. Who spotted Dick Whittington, Henry 8th or the lovely Pearly Kings & Queens?