Where to have a passport stamped

London to Otford

Southwark: Passports available and stamped at Southwark Cathedral shop.

Borough High Street, Southwark: St George the Martyr Church. Passports are stamped in the vestry where Charles Dickens in his Little Dorrit describes Amy sleeping in front of the fireplace with the burial register for  pillow.

Tabard Street, Southwark: The Royal Oak.

Old Kent Road: Rock Island at Thomas A Becket (opposite Tesco). Bar & grill 12 noon to 12 midnight. Historic second main stop out of London where horses were watered as recoded by Chaucer.

Blackheath: All Saints’ Church

Shooters Hill: The Red Lion

Lullingstone Roman Villa: In shop where there are refreshments. You can have the villa stamp and the red EH symbol added in red on top.

Shoreham: Ye Olde George Inn opposite the church.


Winchester to Otford

Winchester: Passports available and stamped at Cathedral entrance desk and in the shop.

Alresford: St John’s, the parish church. Office at back of the church is open Mon-Fri 10am-12 noon.

Bishop’s Sutton: A self stamp in church along with water and biscuits.

Shere: Available at Sunday morning service which is usually 10am OR phone 01483 203352 on arrival.

Abinger Hammer: The Old Post Office tearoom; open 6am-5.15pm. No stamp yet but staff will sign your passport.

Oxted: Church open Sat 10am-4pm and Sun before and after 9.30am & 4pm services.

Titsey: The Sheep Shed tearoom,  Botley Hill Farmhouse. At the top of Titsey Hill go left along the main road (with a path) for  short distance. Mon & Tue 10am-4pm; Wed-Sat 9.30am-4pm; Sun 11am-4pm.

Otford to Canterbury

Aylesford: The Priory. Ask at reception.

Detling: The Cock Horse Inn.

Hollingbourne: All Saints Church. Stamp at back of church.

Westwell: St Mary the Virgin Church.

Wye: Wye News, Church Street.

Chilham: St Mary’s Church and The White Horse.

Canterbury: Eastbridge Hospital, High Street.

To Canterbury from Winchester and London / Leigh Hatts