Programme for 2017-2018
Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month at the United Reformed Church Hall, Chapel Road, Hounslow, TW3 1UL. Non-members are welcome to attend and will be asked to pay a visitors fee of £2.00 per person, per talk.
*** Doors open at 7.30 pm for a 7.45 pm start, throughout this season ***
PLEASE SEAT YOURSELVES IN GOOD TIME AS LATECOMERS MAY DISTURB THE MEETING, THANK YOU.
September to November 2017 (no meeting is held in December)
Tuesday 26th September 2017
Tales from the Tower – Hounslow’s Gunpowder Mills; by Chris Hern M.B.E.
Tuesday 31st October 2017
The Royal Parks in the Great War; by David Ivison, Vice-Chairman of the Royal Park’s Guild’s Management Committee
Saturday 18th November LAMAS Conference At the Museum of London. Theme: Pastimes in Times Past, Entertainment in London.
Tuesday 28th November 2017
Crossrail; by John Goldsmith, Community Relations Manager
Tuesday 30th January 2018
Dickens and the Railways; by David Turner, Associate Lecturer in Railway Studies, Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of York.
Tuesday 27th February 2018
The Archaeology of the Thames; by John Cotton, Archaeology Committee Secretary of LAMAS
Saturday 24th March 2018 West London Local History Conference At the University of West London, The Paragon, Boston Manor Road. Theme: The Impact of World War I on West London.
Tuesday 27th March 2018
Local Market Gardening Families; by David Lawrie, Oral Histories and Research Volunteer for the Jam Yesterday project.
Tuesday 24th April 2017;
Annual General Meeting followed by Sarah Trimmer; by Andrea Cameron, local historian and Vice President H&DHS.
Past Programmes of the society can be seen here