Wandsworth

Events


Dates for your Diary
March 2019
Wed Mar 27thGallery & Museum visitsVisit to the Victoria and Albert museum.

​Meet in the Grand Entrance of the V&A at 13.50 for a free Theatre & Performance tour starting at 14.00. Entrance is free.
​Leader: Joan
April 2019
Mon Apr 8thGuided Walks & VisitsShoreditch walk. Meet at Liverpool St Railway Station at Station meeting Point at 11am.
Mon Apr 15thMeetingThe speaker is Ian Keable, he will be talking about 18th century hoaxes



At the Penfold Centre at 2pm.
Penfold is at the back of the Wandsworth Town shopping centre and opposite King George's park.
Thu Apr 25thAmblesThursday 25 April The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, from Tottenham Hale, via Walthamstow Wetlands. Leader: Volunteer needed Full details tbc
Fri Apr 26thGallery & Museum visitsGunnersbury Museum

​Opened in 2018 and located in Gunnersbury Park, the house contains a Long Gallery, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Historic Kitchen, Archive and temporary exhibition. Entrance is free.

​Meet at Acton Town Tube Station at 11.30 am. The museum is a ten minute walk from the station, or we can catch the E3 bus.
​Leader: Joan
May 2019
Mon May 13thGuided Walks & VisitsBlackfriars and the City walk.
Meet outside Blackfriars tube station at 11am
Mon May 20thMeetingU3A AGM with Andy Crane

There will be a talk after the AGM, which we hope will be an illustrated one by Andy Crane on his and Lynn’s World Cruise.



The Penfold Centre, 1 Neville Gill Close - SW18 4TJ (Behind Southside Shopping centre, facing King George's Park).
Wed May 22ndGallery & Museum visitsHorniman Museum and Gardens.

​Displays include Natural History, Ethnography, African Culture and a vast collection of musical instruments.​
​Meet at Forest Hill Station at 11am.
​Leader: Joan, free entry
June 2019
Mon Jun 10thGuided Walks & VisitsHighgate walk. Meet outside Highgate tube station at 11am.
Mon Jun 17thMeetingThe speaker is Colin Lomas and he will be speaking about the architect Rennie McIntosh



At the Penfold Centre at 2pm.
Penfold is at the back of the Wandsworth Town shopping centre and opposite King George's park.
July 2019
Mon Jul 8thGuided Walks & VisitsWest Norwood Cemetery walk. Meet outside West Norwood railway station at 11am.
Mon Jul 15thMeetingThe speaker will be David Allen, talk will be "Black Teeth and Dirty Fingernails",life for the very poor in Victorian Britain




At the Penfold Centre at 2pm.
Penfold is at the back of the Wandsworth Town shopping centre and opposite King George's park.

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