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 at Duke Street Church, Duke Street, Richmond TW9 1DH and start at 8pm. Doors open at 7.30pm.

Monday 17 September 2018
Simon Fowler on Richmond in the 1970s. Part of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames Know Your Place Festival

Monday  8 October 2018
Susanne Groom on The 300th anniversary of the arrival of the royal Hanoverians at Richmond and Kew

Monday 12 November 2018
John Drewry on Time to Thank Them – the story of the Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD)

Monday 10 December 2018
Rebecca Arnott on The history of the Museum of Richmond. Followed by  wine, soft drinks and nibbles

Monday 14 January 2019
Stephen Bartlett on Royston House and the building of Victorian Kew

Monday 11 February 2019
Steven Woodbridge on The League of Nations Union in Richmond

Monday 11 March 2019
Jill Lamb on the oral history project Ham is Where the Heart is

Monday 8 April 2019
Speaker and topic to be announced

Monday 20 May 2019
Annual general meeting, followed by David Williams on Ham in the early 20th century. Followed by  wine, soft drinks and nibbles