City of Winchester Trust
  • kingalf
  • cathedral
  • roundtable
  • westgate
  • guildhall
  • wolsey
  • stcross
  • library

Summer Evening Walks 2011

Meet at 6.20pm for a 6.30pm start
(But note earlier start time for last two walks)
Non members welcome. Suggested donation £2

2nd June From the Castle to Peninsula Barracks
Meet St James Terrace (North end)
Booking in advance advised
Andrew Rutter
Retired City Council
Conservation Officer
9th June Winchester in 1818
Meet at Heritage Centre Upper Brook St
Richard Baker
Retired Architect and Planner
16th June The Great Hall
Meet at the entrance in Castle Avenue
Booking in advance advised
Jim Humberstone
Retired County planning and
Conservation Officer
23rd June From Westgate to Fulflood
Meet at the Westgate
Phil Yates
Local author and historian
30th June Orams Arbour and its Neighbourhood
Meet by water fountain at Eastern edge
Booking in advance advised
George Saumarez Smith
Director Robert Adam Architects
7th July Hyde and Seek
(Hyde through the centuries)
Meet at Hampshire Record Office
Mike Craze and Colin Cook
Registered Winchester City Guides
14th July Winchester College
Meet at entrance in College Street
Booking in advance advised
Simon Goddard
Chartered Surveyor
21st July From Waterloo to Winchester
Wellington’s connections with the City
Meet at Westgate
Geraldine Buchanan
Registered Tourist Guide
28th July Trees: their importance in Winchester
Meet by West door of Cathedral
Ivan Gurdler
Winchester City Council
Environment (Trees) Officer
4th August ‘God is in the Detail’
(Ludwig Mies van de Rohe)
Meet at Heritage Centre Upper Brook St
Keith Leaman
11th August City Centre Public Places......
through the eyes of Gordon Cullen
Meet at Heritage Centre
John Hearn
Planning and Urban Design
Winchester City Council officer
18th August St Cross Hospital
Meet at entrance to Hospital
Michael Carden MBE
Architect and CWT Vice-Chairman
25th August A selection of buildings of
Thomas Stopher the Younger (1837-1926)

Meet at 5.50pm at the Discovery Centre
Jewry Street
Robin Freeman
Architectural Historian
1st September The Guildhall
Alterations and improvements in 2010
(And a look back at earlier alterations)
Meet at 5.50pm at entrance
Ian Folger
Guildhall Manager
And Michael White
WCC Conservation Officer