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Terry's Reading Walkabouts

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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, Stories, re-opened...more
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Usual Starting Point 58 Station Hill | Reading Railway Station, Reading RG1 1NF, England
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+44 7505 351517
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Reviewed 1 week ago

THank you for a wonderful walk around Reading. I continue to tell my friends what an experience we had and encourage them to take part in a walk. WE finished the walk with a trip to Sweeney Tods for lunch as recommended by Terry. A...More

Thank madelinesteel2018
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Madeline, thank you to both of you for braving the rain that came on half way through. I'm very happy that you still enjoyed it so much despite the weather and that you enjoyed your lunch in such an iconic Reading Restaurant. I hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about Terry's Reading Walkabouts through the week of culture but he was fully booked for that. So we put our names down for one a couple of weeks later, which turned out to be the first wet day in weeks. Undaunted, Terry led...More

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

Hi Paul & Madeline, thank you for such a detailed review with a good degree of insight. Sorry I could not prevent the rain, but as you said we all had a good time. I look forward to you both doing one or more off...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank prof007
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Dave & Debbie, Thank you for the in-depth review and it is so rewarding to know that although you have both lived in Reading for a many years, I was able to show you new places and interesting facts/stories. You were both great company...More

Reviewed 4 weeks 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

Thank Vicki B
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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

Thank wendyjarvis2018
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 7 September 2018

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

Thank David R
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

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 28 August 2018 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

Thank Mikayla H
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

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 17 August 2018

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

Thank Krasimir K
Terry D, Owner at Terry's Reading Walkabouts, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

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 27 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 28 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 19 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

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kevinorgan
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Response from Terry D | Property representative |
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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