The Society’s Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday, 23 April 2015, at 7:45pm in the David Sweet Hall at East Croydon United Reformed Church. This will be followed by the second Presidential Address by Ian G. Payne, entitled ‘History & Circumstance’.
Introducing our new website – launched 6 April.
Monday, 27 April – Carole Roberts
This talk will include Grants and other High Street stores in the first part of the Twentieth Century, the effects of the First and Second World Wars on the High Street, the Grand and Davis Theatres.
Sunday 12th – BOTANY WALK – “Early Spring flowers” A walk in Happy Valley SSSI for the first signs of Spring. Met in the car park on Farthing Downs, Ditches Lane, Coulsdon. TQ301571 at 14.00. Led by Jane McLauchlin and Malcolm Jennings.
Wednesday, 8 April – Professor Joe Cain, UCL
Professor Cain will discusses how the dinosaurs fit into the larger setting of the park and into the history of science.
Wednesday, 11 March 2015.
Jane Sidell, Inspector of Ancient Monuments for English Heritage, talks about her research of the lost Bronze Age forest and the surviving stumps and roots.