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Soho, the Last 150 Years

Thursday 12th November 2020 Online at 10.30am and 2.30pm
Pepe Martinez

The West End, with its theatres, hotels, luxury shops and huge mansions, has always been one of the most glittering districts of London.  However, there is a small part of the West End that has had an altogether darker reputation. 

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Soho for centuries was the district where the rich went to have illicit fun.  This virtual walk will introduce you to some of the famous characters and personalities that have shaped the last 350 years of Soho history.  


From Casanova’s mistress, to the King of Porn, from the creator of Communism to the inventor of Television. Join Blue Badge Tourist Guide Pepe Martinez on this fascinating insight into one of London’s most colourful areas. 



Pepe Martinez is an award winning London Blue Badge Tourist Guide.  He was born in the East End and has lived there all his life.  He is an accredited Institute of Tourist Guiding Trainer and is currently tutoring on the London Blue Badge training course.