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Bring Your Learning To Life with Our Walking Tours

• Learning out of the classroom • Unique London experience • Positive social impact • Learning can happen in many ways. It might take place in a classroom, on your computer or pretty much anywhere as long as you are open to it. Unseen Tours, along with our one-of-a kind tour guides, is able to […]

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Lost & Found

by Nic, 14th September 2020(Unseen Tour’s very own Soho & St Giles tour guide) Life doesn’t always go as planned, but with much luck and a lot of support, I rediscovered forgotten passions, which have helped to change my life, and allowed me to be more of who I am. Terminally Curious… Around 2002, I […]

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Boredom dot com…

by Pete, 28th August 2020(Unseen Tour’s very own Brick Lane tour guide) Five months! Five months! WOW! Yes, you can guess what I mean by those exclamations, can’t you? Well, the last time I actually conducted a tour of my beloved Brick Lane was in March. The cash shortage has been an issue, of course, […]

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Geared up & ready to go

We are thrilled to be restarting our guided walks this weekend!  As you might have seen in a previous blog, we have received Visit Britain’s “Good To Go” certification, confirming that our COVID-19 measures are in line with government guidance. To make sure we are able to keep everyone safe on our walks, we spent […]

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We’re Good to Go

Unseen Tours have received Visit Britain’s “Good to Go” consumer mark in recognition of the steps we have taken to make our tours safe for everyone. The label demonstrates that Unseen Tours is adhering to public health guidance as set out by the government, and that we have carried out a Covid-19 risk assessment. Following […]

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Challenging the Social Stigma of Homelessness for 10yrs

by Claudia Dolezal, 17th August 2020 Unseen Tours have been challenging the social stigma surrounding homelessness for over the past 10 years. Here’s how. Unseen Tours‘ anniversary marks 10 years of a social enterprise that has not only been changing the life of some of the most marginalised members of society but also challenged the […]

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Between imaginary rides and unheard walls

I have decided to take my bike for a Sunday lockdown adventure toward central London. Determined, I begin studying a digital map to see where to I could venture to ride.  Through Victoria Park I arrive in Hackney and there is Old street. I wonder on the roundabout for a while, drawing hypnotic circles on […]

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We’re Back! Join our Unseen Tours of London from August 29, 2020

Unseen Tours is back! Our walks, guided by homeless, formerly homeless and vulnerably housed Londoners, are back starting on the 29th of August 2020. You can now book our guided tours online once again.  Incidentally, our return coincides with a very special 10 Year Anniversary of the social enterprise. To mark this momentous occasion we […]

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Why post-pandemic team-building matters

Mention team-building and you’ll witness rolling eyes and yawning from most people. Yet, keeping team morale high is even more crucial following the country-wide lockdown that we are slowly coming out of. Encouraging communication and collaboration means more engaged, productive and loyal employees. Having spent months working remotely in relative isolation, rebuilding confidence and trust […]

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THREE THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT… BRIXTON

We reveal the hidden gems in London’s most vibrant, multicultural area A library built on the sweet success of cubed sugar The first wave of Jamaican immigrants arrived in Britain on the SS Windrush in 1948, and many settled in Brixton. In 1998, the area outside the public library was renamed Windrush Square in their […]

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