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Discovering Legal London

London, England
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Brilliant legal eagle's eyeview

We thoroughly enjoyed the tours of Legal London and the Criminal Justice System with Joanne. She... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
MWYChan
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Singapore, Singapore
Informitive, witty and great fun

Had a great tour of the City of London, with some real hidden gems and interesting history. Can... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Discovering Legal London provides entertaining and informative legally themed Blue Badge Guided Tours throughout London.Our professionally qualified guides include lawyers, former police officers and specialists in the legislative process. Our tours are designed for the Legal Profession, law students at all levels and the legally curious. We also tailor make tours for all interests. Join us!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the tours of Legal London and the Criminal Justice System with Joanne. She could offer great insights because of her experience in the system. She was able to sustain everyone's interest even when she explained seemingly dry bits of the legal system....More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Had a great tour of the City of London, with some real hidden gems and interesting history. Can not recommend this tour guide enough. Hope you have as much fun with her as we didMore

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

I am really pleased you enjoyed your tour. Your reactions to some of the places we explored, especially St Bartholomew the Great and the Roman amphitheatre, made the job a real pleasure for me too. The City has so much to offer and it was...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Our tour guide Joanne was so knowledgeable and accommodating. With a single visit to the Southwark court, my students and I not only learned how the British criminal court system operated and the types of cases often tried, we discovered how Brits became lawyers, barristers,...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thanks for your great review Tammy. I am glad your group were able to see some trials at such interesting stages. It is always great to engage with such an interested group with questions which brought out the contrasts in our systems from statute of...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Excellent guide! She was really passionate, great to listen to, even for students! She kept it interesting.

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thanks for your review and really glad you enjoyed it!

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Joanne has been our guide for the second year in a row past November. We organise a "legal London trip" for 24 of our law students and we have three activities with Joanne: the Westminster tour (which is very interesting), the visit to the Crown...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Once again it was a great pleasure to work with your students and I am so pleased the students expressed their appreciation in their feedback, as well as several doing so to me in person. So much had happened here politically since your students last...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I took a group of 15 students, aged between 14-16 on the Discovering Legal London Tour. Joanne was interesting and informative in her talks about the different Inns of Court, and history of the legal system in England and Wales. The students had a really...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

What a wonderful group of students! So many great questions and comments. When it came to wigs and gowns the hands were all up with everyone wanting to contribute to the discussion! It was a real pleasure to introduce the group to "Legal London" and...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Our group was at the other end of the age range, being all Senior Citizens(U3A) and as such Joanne had to ensure she could stop in places where there were a few seats and if possible, in the shade. It was one of the hottest...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

As I write this belated response to your review on a chilly autumn evening it seems amazing to think of that very hot day we explored the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park together, weather not unlike the glorious heat and sun for the wonderful Paralympics of...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

We took the tour as part of our Year 12 summer school for students interested in studying Law at university. All three of the guides were excellent and provided a real insight in to the legal profession. The tour was very interesting and kept the...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

I was very happy to be able to provide tours for your summer school students. My team of guides enjoyed introducing the profession and "Legal London" to those considering a career in the law and wish them all good luck in their studies. We look...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Joanne has been our guide on a number of occasions now, taking our Year 11-13 students on a well informed and entertaining tour of the Legal district, which is a great enhancement to their other legal visits and ties everything together, including the history behind...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thanks for your review Lesley. It is always a great pleasure to work with your students. I enjoy sharing my experience and knowledge with those considering a career in the law and am pleased that I can make a contribution to inspiring students to enter...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Over the years Joanne has taken me on many guided tours of London - Westminster Abbey, City of London, Parliament, Greenwich, Olympic Tour, St Paul's Cathedral to name but a few. On each occasion she has tailored the tour to make is as relevant to...More

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JoanneBBTG, Owner at Discovering Legal London, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thanks for your great review Gerry. I have enjoyed working with your groups over the years. Always fun. You are one of my oldest clients and I appreciate your loyalty. This review predates our recent second Westminster Abbey tour! It has been a pleasure working...More

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