I spoke to Lynette Pinchess at The Nottingham Post about one of Nottingham's most fascinating buildings - Watson Fothergill's Office on George Street. In action on George Street. Photo: Lamar Francois You can find out more about the building and the many others that the architect built on The Watson Fothergill Walk - tickets are… Continue reading “‘Ning Po’!” A mention on Nottinghamshire Live (The Post)
Watson Fothergill Walk is now booking into April 2023 with Sunday dates on 16 April, 10 am and 30 April, 10 am. Explore what The Daily Telegraph called “Nottingham’s Fantastical Architecture” and learn about the life and work of architect Watson Fothergill, a.k.a Fothergill Watson… Tickets are £15 each - book before 1 April and you won’t have to pay Eventbrite’s fees!… Continue reading Watson Fothergill Walk dates for April 2023
Thank you so much to everyone who has taken the time to leave a review for Watson Fothergill Walk - I'm so glad that people are finding the tours entertaining and enlightening! Thanks to Roger for the review! You can read more reviews over on Tripadvisor or even leave one yourself if you've joined me… Continue reading More 5 star reviews!
This weekend I took a group and their dogs on the Watson Fothergill Walk... It was very chilly (I don't do many walks in January and I wear thermals!) but the group and their dogs all enjoyed learning about Nottingham's unique architecture. Thanks to Olive, Bob and Barney (and their owners and their friends) for… Continue reading Watson Fothergill Walks are dog-friendly!
The walk on 12 March sold out very quickly so I have added another Watson Fothergill Walk on Sunday 26 March, 10 am. Tickets are £15 each and if you buy before 1 February there are no Eventbrite fees to pay. Buy tickets for 26 March - £15 each NEWS FLASH…. I am running a private Watson Fothergill Walk on… Continue reading Another March date by popular demand!
The first public ticketed walk of 2023 will be on Sunday 12 March at 10 am. Tickets are on sale now, priced £15 each and if you buy before 1 February then there are no Eventbrite fees to pay. The Watson Fothergill Walk takes place in Nottingham City Centre, starting outside the Visit Nottingham Tourism… Continue reading Watson Fothergill Walks 2023
Last week I braved the cold to go to Retford where there are a couple of very different examples of Fothergill's architectural work. Retford, in North Nottinghamshire, is not somewhere I've had a chance to explore before. I did a little research on its history in preparation for my visit. Retford is made up of… Continue reading Fothergill in Retford
Do you know someone who would enjoy an entertaining and informative look at Nottingham's Victorian architecture? Well, why not treat them to a place on one of tour guide Lucy Brouwer's Watson Fothergill Walks in 2023 by purchasing a gift voucher online? Each voucher is valid for one ticket booked on Eventbrite and can be… Continue reading Gift Vouchers
I'm going to re-run my online talk on Watson Fothergill's buildings in his birthplace Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. Tickets here Fothergill's Buildings in Mansfield is an illustrated online talk, via Zoom. It will take place on Tuesday 22 November 2022 at 7 pm - ticket holders can watch live or have access to a recording will be… Continue reading Another chance to see… Fothergill’s Buildings in Mansfield on Zoom
If there are any groups - WI, U3A, Local History Societies etc - who would be interested in a Zoom-version of one of my talks then please get in touch. My talks on Watson Fothergill in Nottingham, The Buildings of Fothergill in Mansfield and On The Trail of Thomas Chambers Hine can all be delivered… Continue reading Zoom talks for groups