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2017-18 Programme of Lectures

Unless otherwise stated, lectures are held on Thursdays at St. Mary's Barnes beginning at 8pm and are free to members. Visitors are very welcome and are asked to pay 2.


24 June 2017
St Mary the Virgin, Mortlake 3.00pm

Mortlake Matters
Part of Mortlake Weekend

David Deaton


21 September 2017

At Rest in Kew - the Life and Times of Johann Zoffany

Frances Lynton


19 October 2017

Bishops to Budweiser - Brewing in Mortlake

Martyn Cornell


16 November 2017

St Michaels's 1867: Mission into Westfields

Rhodri Walters


14 December 2017

7.30 Christmas Social with

The History of the Gardens at Hampton Court Palace

Jane Edwards


18 January 2018

From Kingston Workhouse to Kingston Hospital

Richard Holmes


Saturday 3 February 2018
All Saints, East Sheen 3.00 pm

A History of Sheen - A Place of Shelter

David Deaton


15 February 2018

Postman Afloat: The Story of Cygnet Rowing Club

Paul Rawkins


15 March 2018
All Saint's Church, East Sheen

AGM followed by

The Making of the Wetlands Trust Cente in Barnes

Maria Zuckschwert


19 April 2018

Call to Arms: a reconciliations of convinctions in World War One

Stewart Binnie



Link to the 2016-17 programme