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SWESRS Social & Community Group – GUIDED WALKING TOUR

Sunday October 10, 2021 @ 10:30 am

GUIDED WALKING TOUR - Presented by SWESRS Social & Community Group

THE OLD JEWRY; Medieval Jewish London. Led by Eleanor Bloom, official London tour guide.

 SUNDAY 10 OCTOBER 2021, 10.30am

Meet at St.Paul's Underground Station (Outside Exit 1, Cheapside) . Duration of walk 2 hours. Suitable for wheelchair users.

Follow the trail of a small area within the City of London where Jews brought to England by William I after 1066, were compelled to live.  Until their expulsion in 1290 under the reign of Edward I, they lived under strict control carrying out jobs forbidden to Christians.

Within a few streets, the Jews established a community of about 6,000 with ritual bath houses, synagogues, a slaughterhouse and a burial ground.

 £10 per person. Please register in advance by contacting Robert Young on 0208 5302514 or

Payment either on the day or by bank transfer (details for which will be provided on registration). All proceeds to Hand in Hand children’s charity.


Sunday October 10, 2021
10:30 am
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