local history walks in Brent

About Brent Heritage Tours and Trails

Brent Heritage Walks and Trails bring you  Brent’s juicy historical secrets.

Friendly in-person guided tours, fun do-it-yourself downloadable history trails and inspiring local history projects will show you how to step into Brent’s rich heritage.

 Our activities for all ages throughout the year will encourage local residents to get everyone out and inspired about the area around us.

Shared City Community Interest Company

Shared City CIC is a community interest company delivering tours, trails and events celebrating the rich history and heritage of London.


Brent Heritage Walks and Trails

Irina Porter and Caroline Bourne are professional tour guides with a passion for local history. Irina is a London Blue Badge Guide and Chair and Journal Editor for the Willesden Local History Society.

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Caroline runs an educational tour company, SharedCity. 

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Willesden Local History Society

The project is supported by the Willesden Local History Society. It believes that a community’s future health is enhanced by a good knowledge of its past.

For nearly 50 years the Society has been working towards fostering interest in history, archaeology, conservation, as well as  acarrying out research into the history and culture of the local area.