Programme 2022/2023


Our Monthly talks

TUESDAY EVENINGS at 7.30pm talk starts. Bar opens at 7pm.


1 March       – “Butler to Scullery Maid” by Margaret Latter

5 April – 10,000 Years of Brentford: the early history of a riverside town by Mr Jon Cotton

3 May – Life in Georgian Kingston as reported in the Gentleman’s Magazine, 1731-1830
by Mr Julian Pooley

7 June – Hadrian’s Wall – a Walk on theWild Side – Mrs Susan Rhodes

4 July (Monday) – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Mr Jeremy Thorn

2 Aug  – The Palaces of Richmond and Kew by Mrs Susan Rhodes

6 Sept     – Elizabeth’s Rival: Lettice Knollys by Ms Nicola Tallis

4 Oct      – Jacobites and International Intrigue by Mr Ralph Thompson

1 Nov    – Talk subject TBA by Mr Matthew Bowman

15 Nov (** afternoon talk) – The History of Trafalgar Square by Mr Trevor Strong

1 Dec  (Thursday)   – The Ghosts of Hampton Court by Mr Ian Franklin


24 Jan 2023 (** afternoon talk) – The Forgotten Boys of the Sea by Dr Caroline Withall

7 Feb –  Cleaveland Rd. Surbiton by Mr Bob Phillips

 7 March – A G M – Tall Tales: Local Historical Trees by Mrs Susan Rhodes

Evening Meetings are usually held in:

The cornerHOUSE Arts Centre
116 Douglas Rd, Surbiton KT6 7SB

Bar opens 7pm
Talk starts 7.30pm

Enquiries to Membership Secretary, Mrs Ann Glover

Tel 020 8330 0339