When: Meetings, as scheduled in the programme, take place on Thursdays at 8.00 p.m. in Beckenham unless otherwise stated.
Where: All Beckenham lectures take place in Christ Church Hall, Fairfield Road, just off Beckenham High Street, Beckenham. The nearest railway stations are Clock House (on the line from Charing Cross) and Beckenham Junction (on the line from Victoria). Buses 54, 194, 227 and 358 stop nearby. Trams from Wimbledon and Croydon stop at Beckenham Junction.
For information on getting to the centre, see the Contact Us page.
Click here to email Mrs. Ann Wagstaff, Programme Secretary of the Beckenham & Bromley branch of the Historical Association to request booking forms.
Professor Robin Smith“Catch me Who Can”: Whatever Happened to Richard Trevithick? (illustrations)
Guided Tour of EpsomAdvanced booking required
All Day Coach Outing'Hidden Gems of Long Melford' and Melford HallAdvanced booking required
At the Institute of Historical ResearchDr. Glenn RichardsonHenry VIII:Renaiassance MonarchAt the Invitation of the Central London Branch
Dr. Jonathan BellAmerican Liberalism: The Career of a Concept (illustrations)
Midsummer London WalkChelsea
Dr. Steven GunnEveryday Life and Accidental Death in Sixteenth-Century England
Annual General Meeting followed by Dr. Laurence Goldman Victorian Prime Ministers (illustrations)
Dr Vanessa JenkinsThe Vikings
Dr. Tim MasonLouis Pasteur and the Rabies Virus (This meeting is part of the British Association for the Advancement of Science National Science and Engineering Week 2014)
Professor Ian Beckett Lions led by Donkeys? Images and Realities of the Western Front, 1914-18 (illustrations)
Professor Miri RubinWilliam of Norwich and the Medieval Imagination