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.

Meeting place:
► Tunsgate Arch, High Street (opposite the Guildhall).

Frequency:
► 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
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