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In 1906 Cork farm boy Mick Collins arrived in Hammersmith. Walk the commute that he and his older sister Hannie took each day to the PO Savings Bank in Blythe Road. London honed the formidable array of talents that would make Collins into one of the most effective enemies of the British Empire. A walk that touches on the agony that the Great War came to mean for Ireland. £12 and £8. Meet 11.00am outside Olympia Tube Saturday 18th October


Though born in Swansea, it was in London where Britain's favourite modernist poet invented himself. This walk up Charlotte Street in Fitzrovia recalls many of the hard-drinking boyo's favourite haunts as well as summoning up some of the great characters of the area's past, hangman Albert Pierrepoint, Nina Hamnett, Caitlin, Crowley and Augustus John. Meet 2.00pm outside Warren Street tube. £10 and £8 concs.

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A list of 30 popular London walking tours with Simon Rodway - Or make your own tour.