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My Route Heritage Trail Walking Tours

Dr David Richardson’s heritage trail walking tours for My Route have now ended – however you are still very welcome to simply do your own walk around the area at your own pace! You can download My Route’s FREE Stratford Road Heritage Trail guide, containing maps and information about some of the area’s key landmarks here:

Download My Route Stratford Road Heritage Trail FOR WEB (3mB)


As part of My Route’s Exhibition Trail, which is open to the public for FREE from Saturday 13 June to Friday 10 July 2015, Dr David Richardson will be discussing the history of Stratford Road with walking tours along specific sections of Stratford Road.

The tours take place on

  • Wednesday 17 June
  • Saturday 20 June
  • Saturday 4 July

and there are three tours on each day as follows:

  • Hall Green, 10am – 12pm (meeting at Robin Hood Island)
  • Sparkhill, 1pm -3pm (meeting at the Stratford Road entrance to the Shire Country Park, by the River Cole bridge)
  • Sparkbrook, 4pm – 6pm (meeting outside the former President restaurant at the Stratford Road-Warwick Road junction).

To book your free places, please call 0121 446 3260 or email

Wednesday 17 June, Saturday 20 June & Saturday 4 July 2015 Email to book event Call to book: 0121 446 3260