The York tour guiding scheme changing lives and transforming tourism

It’s a chilly February afternoon in York - a rare quiet moment in the city - when tour guide Vicki McPhail commences her sightseeing tour with a striking line:

“If it wasn’t for Guy Fawkes, I wouldn’t be here today”.

Naturally, Vicki has the life of York-born Guy Fawkes to thank for her hour-and-a-half of historical tour material, but her real meaning - as I’m about to find out - runs much deeper than this.

I’m braving the cold with two other locals for...
source: Yorkshire Post

2020-02-17 15:02
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