April 2011

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Fitzrovianoir: guided walk
Paul Willetts, Cathi Unsworth and Garry Hunter
Saturday 2 April, Rathbone Place W1, 2pm
Meet outside The Marquis of Granby
Walk lasts 2 hours FREE EVENT

Fitzrovian historian, author of North Soho 999 and Fear and Loathing in Fitzrovia: The Biography of Julian Maclaren-Ross, as well as the recent biography of Paul Raymond Members Only, PAUL WILLETTS will be joining Cathi alongside the curator of Fitzrovianoir – Art Trails GARRY HUNTER to lead a walk into the shady streets of North Soho. Explore the passage where a Peeping Tom lurked, visit the scene of the notorious murder that inspired The Blue Lamp, probe the shady circumstances of a beloved boxer’s strange suicide and follow in the footsteps of Charles Dickens, Karl Marx, Julian Maclaren-Ross and Derek Raymond. Novelist Cathi Unsworth will be reading an extract from Pamela Green’s unpublished biography.

The walk will end at 4pm at the upstairs room of The Wheatsheaf, Rathbone Place, for a chance to buy books and slake a thirst. This event is part of the inaugral Fitzrovianoir Intervention Art Trail. For more information,
please go to www.fitzrovianoir.com/page22.htm