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Terry's Reading Walkabouts

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Having lived overseas in numerous countries for many years we always made a point of getting to... read more

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prof007
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Winnersh, United Kingdom
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Wow, wow, wow. I've lived in Reading all my life, I had no idea just how rich a history the town... read more

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PLEASE DO NOT TURN UP BEFORE BOOKING WITH ME BY PHONE OR E-Mail FIRST. Whether visiting Reading UK, recently moved to the area or lived here all your life, my easy guided walking tours explain about its beginning, Rivers/Canal, Important Abbey...more
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Usual Starting Point 58 Station Hill | Reading Railway Station, Reading RG1 1NF, England
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Having lived overseas in numerous countries for many years we always made a point of getting to know the cities we lived in. Yet having now lived in Reading for many years we were aware that we didn't really know a great deal about the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow, wow, wow. I've lived in Reading all my life, I had no idea just how rich a history the town had, and what an important part Reading has played in the history books!!! Terry is a lovely guy who is witty, caring, passionate and...More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Vicky, thank you for being such a great walker and I feel this is one of the best ever reviews (i have now over 100 on 2 platforms) I have received in the 2 years since I started my walkabouts. Thank you for recognizing...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our first walk with Terry - what a morning! So informative, we found out so much about Reading, and pathways we didn't even know existed. I would definitely recommend this walkMore

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Wendy, thank you for joining my Walkabout and recognizing my passion and listening to just about every word. Also I have 3 more different Walkabout (2 for 2018 only) for you to enjoy, please there will be a new one launched in 2019, so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A marvellous morning spent walking and learning about famous women from Reading's history. I highly recommend Terry as an informative and entertaining guide. Also he has raised huge sums for local charities. Dave Robinson

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, Dave. You were good company within a great mixed bunch of established and new Reading people. And what a surprise that you new one lady almost straight away!! I hope to see you come on more of my different walkabouts soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found out on short notice that I would be in Reading for the day. I emailed Terry late the night before and he made room in his day to show me around the town! Very informative and friendly and the tour was well-paced. Highly...More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mikayla, it was a privilege to show you many of the delights and history/heritage/culture of my home town. You were great company and I hope to see you again soon to do one of the other 3 Walkabouts that I'm currently offering, But remember...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have spent 2hr on a tour yesterday with Terry and it felt like 20 minutes. He is very knowledgeable and his tours are captivating. If you live in Reading or just passing by and have an hour to spare Terry's tours are the best...More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kriss, thanks for the tribute. It was a pleasure to share my walk and knowledge with you and the rest of the gang. you were so attentive and I look forward to you and most of the gang doing more walks in future.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

So I would recommend a Terry walkabout to anyone living in Reading who is the slightest bit interested in history as I bet you would enjoy it and learn new things about Reading. Not only that, but he is doing it to support local charities....More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Hello Maddie, thank you for such a kind and thoughtful review. It was so interesting to have you and the 4 nice Italian ladies on my Reading to Caversham walkabout 26th July 2018. As you recognized, I'm very passionate about my home town and that...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Bumped into Terry at the start of his tour and he welcomed me to the group. Had a really enjoyable couple of hours seeing the city from lots of angles. Terry is very knowledgeable but imparts his wisdom with humour making the tour enjoyable for...More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Andrew, it was lucky that you found us especially as the Museum was closed. It was great that you joined us and added to the experience. Please keep in touch my liking my dedicated facebook page and or ringing me or texting me on...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did the Reading to Caversham walkabout today. We learnt about lots of Readings history, including theatre, cinema, religion and more. We thoroughly enjoyed the walk, we found it very informative and would highly recommend it.More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you Rebecca, I also found it to be an excellent Walkabout with a good mix of nationalities and characters. You and your husband were good company and fun to be with. Hopefully I will see you both come on one of my other Walkabouts...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Going with both parents, even though we have lived in Reading all our lives, we gained so much new, insightful and surprising knowledge. Terry knows the lot. Highly recommend this tour.More

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Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Hi Laurence, thank you for the review and I enjoyed the company of all thee of you immensely. I learnt a few things from the stories from your parents and look forward to taking you all on my 2nd - Reading to Caversam walkabout some...More

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They are suitable for accompanied children of any age. But I would recommend for the over 5 year old's who are capable of walking 2 miles over a 2 hour period. A free quiz for the 5-10 year old's and another for those... More
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