The Potted History Tours Blog

Wise words from a Head Teacher

March 26, 2020

At a time when many are losing their heads and misbehaving, our latest blog entry is actually an extract from an open letter my daughter's headmaster wrote to his staff and pupils.

The Potted History Tours vehicle is a retired London Taxi LTI TX1

February 18, 2020

It's part of who we are and what we're's unique, iconic and even a bit eccentric.

Potted History Rocks!

January 27, 2019

The Winnie-the-Pooh stories owe much of their magic to the iconic illustrations of E H Shepard. Many of these depict the inhabitants of the Hundred Acre Wood in recognisable heathland scenes, typical of parts of the High Weald ridge.

Gorgeous Christmas markets & Christmas baubles

November 30, 2018

Kent has some of the most beautiful buildings in the country, and they become even more so when bedecked with Christmas baubles and hosting their gorgeous Christmas markets. Here are a few worth visiting...

Potted History Tours feature in Hong Kong-based travel publication

September 17, 2018

Last Sunday saw glorious weather in 100 Aker Wood, and a visit from Winnie the Pooh fans from the other side of the globe. Yuki, a journalist from Chinese publication U-Travel, came to visit Ashdown Forest along with her team,…

The Suffragettes in Tunbridge Wells

March 12, 2018

With 2018 being the centenary of (some) women finally winning the right to vote, and this being the week of International Women's Day, our blog entry explores the unique story of how the women of Tunbridge Wells contributed to the…