Forthcoming talks

** All our talks are free to members of the Richmond Local History Society. We do not sell advance tickets but non-members are always welcome and are asked to make a £4 donation on the door. Our talks are usually at Duke Street Church, Duke Street, Richmond TW9 1DH and start at 8pm. Doors open at 7.30pm.

Monday 10 February 2020:  Joint event with The Kew Society
Martin Stilwell
on The industrialisation of Kew and North Richmond in the First World War

Monday 9 March 2020: Joint event with the Museum of Richmond
Charles Pineles on The history of Queen’s Road, Richmond

Monday 20 April 2020
Stephen Bartlett
on The early history of Kew’s Lawn Crescent

Monday 1 June 2020
Our Annual General Meeting, followed by Johanna Coombes on Artists and paintings in Richmond, Twickenham and Kew

Monday 14 September 2020                                                                                 Simon Fowler on Richmond and town twinning

Monday 12 October 2020                                                                                    Mark Dunton On the trail of Klaus Fuchs, atomic spy and a fascinating local connection with Kew

Monday 9 November 2020 Topic and speaker to be announced

Monday 14 December 2020                                                                                        George Goodwin on Christmas traditions, with reference to Richmond and Kew