Our Guides

All of our guides are trained and qualified to guide throughout Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds and can each be contacted individually to enquire about the service you require. If required, use the Specialist Knowledge and/or Language search facilities below to refine your search, then click on the guide’s photo to find out more about the guide, including their contact details.

Kay Thorpe

After a career in Modern Languages, Kay found the ideal way to share her love of the glorious landscapes, towns and houses of the Cotswolds in tour guiding.

Anne Bartlett

I have shown many holidaymakers around our stunningly beautiful countryside with its winding roads, hidden valleys and picturesque medieval villages. It's an area "frozen in time" a beautifully preserved piece of 'Olde England.'

Andy Clark

Andy has a real understanding for all things South-West England and just loves Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds.

Ingrid Lechner-Hare

As a native speaker of German, I have been living in the South West for over 20 years, and take a particular pleasure in working with German groups, showing and explaining the many fascinating aspects of British life and culture.

Mike James

Offering a bespoke service for groups of any size, Mike can organise all kinds of adventures, from walking in the countryside to touring film locations or haunted backstreets and much more!

Robert Collin

Robert grew up near Bristol and then spent 27 years working in London. Recently qualified in December 2014 as a Blue Badge Guide for the South West, he has an immense pride in the South West and its history.

Jane Handoll

Jane has lived in the Heart of England for over 35 years and knows Gloucestershire, Herefordshire & Worcestershire well.

Roberta Davis

A walking tour with Roberta in the delightful Spa town of Cheltenham will take you back in time to the Georgian period and the 'Age of Elegance'.

Helen Smith

With a background in History and experience in tourism, Helen can tailor your tour to particular interests and needs, to maximise the time you have here.

Cheryl Corcoran

Cheryl’s tours are tailored specifically for you.  Whatever your interests Regency or Romans, painters or poets, churches or gardens or just stunning countryside and charming chocolate box villages, the Cotswolds has it all – oh and lots of sheep!

Steve Roth

I'm a bright, informative and entertaining Blue Badge tour guide for the Heart of England with an eye for the unusual and a knack for storytelling.

Robin Draper

Robin has been working in the heritage sector for about 8 years, and within this his favourite activity has always been sharing true stories about the historic places where he has worked, and the people linked with them.

Mary Moxham

Guiding since 1997, leading coach tours of Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds & walking tours of Cheltenham, Gloucester, Tewkesbury, Cirencester, Chipping Campden, Broadway and Burford, & country walks.

Christel Stoecker-Danby

Having lived in the UK since 1998, multilingual Christel loves sharing the gems and secrets she has learned about the beautiful South West of England

Sean Callery

I've lived in the beautiful Cotswolds for 30 years and I love sharing its stories and sights.

Matthew Johnson

Over many years I have visited some wonderful places around the world, with all these experiences, I am confident that the Cotswolds will give as much enjoyment and interest as anywhere in the world.