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2020-2021 Programme of Lectures

Unless otherwise stated, lectures are held on Thursdays at St. Mary's Barnes beginning at 8pm.
While government restrictions apply, the numbers attending will be limited and it will be necessary to book in advance. See details.

17 September 2020

Postponed AGM followed by

The Royal Heraldry of England

Jane Edwards

15 October 2020

The Story of London's Docks

Jeremy Batch

19 November 2020


Barnes Hospital: Founded on Fever, Fostered by Friends

Sandra Hempel

We hope to rearrange this talk for a later date.

10 December 2020


Royal Celebrity and Scandal

Tim Millett

21 January 2021


Forgotten Boys of the Sea: Marine Society Merchant Apprentices 1772-1873

Caroline Withall

Saturday 30 January 2021
All Saints Church, East Sheen 2.30 pm


Paying the Parson: Exploring Mortlake's Tithe Map

David Deaton

18 February 2021, Via Zoom, 8pm

Social Change on the Queen's Road, Richmond

Charles Pineles

18 March 2021, Via Zoom, 8pm

AGM followed by

The Great Stink and Super Sewers

Julie Chandler

15 April 2021, Via Zoom, 8pm

Thomas Cromwell: New Perspectives

Diarmaid MacCulloch

Link to the 2019-20 programme