Made in Guildford
Find out about the industries that helped make Guildford the prosperous town it is today: what was 'Guildford Blue' cloth, how did a cycle shop end up producing military tanks in WW2, why do we have an 'Electric' Theatre?
Description: Theme walk - general interest
► A circular route through the Castle grounds, Quarry Street and down to the River Wey, calling at the Town Wharf, before returning up High Street to the starting point.
► Tunsgate Arch, High Street (opposite the Guildhall).
► Six times per year.
'Today Guildford is best known for its shops and night life, and it is a surprise for people to learn about the businesses that were vital to the town and continue to be, even today.'
- Hugh Anscombe, guide