Bloody London

NEW BOOK: Bloody London
An illustrated walkers guide to gruesome and murderous side of the capital. Out now.

London's Hidden Rivers

BOOK: London's Hidden Rivers
An illustrated walkers guide to the subterranean waterway of London.

The London Thames Path

BOOK: London Thames Path
A guide to the London section of the Thames Path. A fully illustrated book, from Putney Bridge to the Thames Barrier.

The Regent's Canal

BOOK: The Regent’s Canal
A fully illustrated book. A guide to the towpath of London’s favourite canal. Now in its second edition.

The London Thames

POSTER: London Thames
A poster of the London Thames from Putney to Tower Bridge. Buy now...

I am an illustrator, map maker and author of guide books to the waterways of London and more. 

NEWS: My new book BLOODY LONDON  is now on sale and is published by Bloomsbury.

LONDON'S HIDDEN RIVERS Londonist  wrote "Fathers has a mighty talent for combining London trivia with delightful illustrations…"

My first guide book to THE REGENT'S CANAL (now in its second edition) has also received great acclaim: Londonist wrote "this is about as good an introductory guide as we can imagine".

Walk London

A selection of illustrated London walks: from the Angerstein Wharf to the first Zeppelin bombing raid over the capital.

In conjunction with the London Thames Path, I have created a poster of THE LONDON THAMES. Featuring the bridges, architecture and landmarks close to and by the river. It is available to buy directly through this website.

BBC The Travel Show

BBC: The Travel Show
Watch me talking to Laura Westbrook about the River Fleet on the BBC Travel Show