Are held at St Oswald’s Church Hall on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 2pm. Refreshments (tea, coffee & biscuits) are available after the speaker with plenty of time to socialize, browse our book stall, find out about study groups or speak to organizers. A big thank you goes to all those who help with the refreshments, and putting the chairs and equipment away after the meetings.
Details of the next few monthly speakers are listed below:
Details of ad hoc activities (usually open to all members) plus Stop Press information from the groups will also be shown below. YOU MAY NEED TO SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL EVENTS.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Wed Aug 21st||Gary Prescott - 'The people of Peru and the Chaskawasi-Manu Project'|
|Wed Sep 18th||Charles Bezzina - 'In Search of Ice Made in Heaven'|
|Wed Oct 16th||Mr Dick - 'My Life as a Town Crier'|
|Wed Nov 20th||Chris Truran - 'Dabs and DNA detects Criminals'|
|Wed Dec 18th||Xmas meeting - Will include a quiz. Other details to be announced.|
|Wed Aug 14th||Huguenots in Spitalfields|
The Huguenots - French Protestants - were this country’s first refugees, escaping religious persecution in Catholic France after the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes by Louis XIV in 1685. Many settled in London: in Soho, the City, Clerkenwell, Greenwich, Spitalfields and Wandsworth