Monday, 27 July – Brian Lancaster gives a talk on the records of the Croydon and Godstone Poor Law Unions.
A little video to give you a fun flavour of CNHSS’s day on Saturday, with our stall in North End as part of the Croydon Heritage Festival kick-off – plus a reminder about our events coming up as part of the week.
Tuesday, 23 June 2015: John Hickman and Carole Roberts reprise their popular talk on the John Gent Collection of historic postcards (7:30pm, Theatre Studio, Fairfield Halls);
Friday, 26 June 2015: Croydon During the 20th Century on Film – introduced by John HIckman with old silent movies and live piano accompaniment (7:30pm, Theatre Studio, Fairfield Halls);
Saturday, 27 June 2015: Remembering Croydon’s Past Theatres and Their Performers – Carole Roberts and Richard Norman (3:30pm, Maple Room, Fairfield Halls);
Sunday, 28 June 2015: CNHSS Museum Open Day – please call the Curator for more details, information on our programme (1:30pm-4:30pm, afternoon teas available)
Lyn Blackmore outlines the development of Strand and theatreland from an archeological perspective, providing insights into Anglo-Saxon London, AD400 to 886.