Events

When: Meetings, as scheduled in the programme, take place on Thursdays at 8.15 p.m. in Beckenham unless otherwise stated.Tea and coffee will be served from 7.45 p.m.

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.

Date
Time
Event Details
08/02/2018
20:15
Professor Colin Jones
Rethinking Robespierre and the French Revolutionary Terror
12/02/2018
11:00
Visit to the Watermen's and Lightermen's Hall
Pre-booking essential
15/03/2018
20:15
John and Eunice Drewry
The Nursing Memorial Appeal Audio-Visual Presentation
Time to Thank Them
This meeting is part of British Science Week 2018
17/03/2018
11:00
Visit to Brompton Cemetery
Pre-booking essential
19/04/2018
20:15
Professor Christopher Wrigley
Gladstone and the Working Class
26/04/2018
19:30
Annual Dinner
Zi Terezsa Restaurant, Croydon Road BR3 3RB
Pre-booking essential
12/05/2018
08:30
All Day Coach Outing to Arundel
Pre-booking essential
24/05/2018
20:15
Professor Yangwen Zheng
The History of Late Imperial and Modern China
21/06/2018
20:15
Professor Stephen Church
King John
23/06/2018
11:00
Midsummer London Walk
New River
Led by Kate Boyle
Meet at the Angel Wetherspoon Pub, Islington High Stret
20/09/2018
20:15
AGM at 7 p.m.
followed by
Dr. Michael Jones
The Black Prince: Hero or Villain?
11/10/2018
20:15
Lecture by the Historical Association President
Professor Anthony Badger
Presidential First Hundred Days from FDR to Trump
15/11/2018
19:00
Fish and Chip Supper: pre-booking required
followed by
Britain on Film Tour:
Coast and Sea
06/12/2018
20:15
Mr. Brian Freeland
Richelieu - The Cardinal and his City
14/03/2019
20:15
Paula Kitching
100 Years of Aeromedical Evacuation
This meeting is part of British Science Week 2019
11/04/2019
20:15
Dr. James Ross
Henry VI and the Origins of the Wars of the Roses
09/05/2019
20:15
Professor Peter Enser
Transports of Delight? The Passenger Experience of Yesteryear