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2014-15 Programme of Lectures

Unless otherwise stated, lectures are held on Thursdays at the Sheen Lane Centre, Sheen Lane, SW14 beginning at 8pm and are free to members. Visitors are very welcome and are asked to pay £2.


18 September 2014

The Mortlake Tapestries

Susan Bracken


16 October 2014

English Convents in Exile

Caroline Bowden


20 November 2014

The Chocolate Kitchen at Hampton Court Palace

Lee Prosser


18 December 2015

Christmas Social followed by

Film Locations in Richmond

Peter Stanford


15 January 2015

Museum of Richmond’s Exhibition on the First World War

Natascha Wintersinger


Saturday 14 February 2015
Barnes Methodist Church at 2.30pm

When Polo Reigned at Ranelagh

Murray Hedgcock


19 February 2015

The Story of Water for London

Ron Howes


19 March 2015

AGM followed by

An Introduction to Heraldry

Jane Edwards


28 March 2015

West London History Conference

See Poster


16 April 2015

Verbatim – Experiences of the Second World War

Tom Stanier


21 May 2015
St Mary's Church, Barnes

Magna Carta: Why it Matters Now

Prof Nigel Saul
£5 for non-members



Link to the 2013-14 programme