Future Programme of Lectures and Events

All Lectures are at the Vestry Rooms, Paradise Road at 8:00pm: they usually end by about 9:15pm Click here for map
They are free to members: non-members are welcome to attend by giving a donation

Lectures & Events for Spring 2017
13 January, 2017
Note start time 7:30PM
New Year Social Event and Talk There will the buffet formula for food and wine that has proved successful in recent years, and then Simon Fowler of Richmond Local History Society will give a talk ‘Bumps and Bombs: the archaeology of Richmond in the Second World War’
10 February, 2017 The newly discovered Romano-British site at Flexford, Surrey David Calow, Surrey Archaeological Society
10 March, 2017 The Archaeology of the Silk Roads Dr. Tim Williams UCL
7 April, 2017 Late Change Lions on Kunalua Dr Fiona Haughey, Director or Archaeology on the Thames Project
12 May, 2017 Celtic art Dr Helen Chittock, Oxford
Summer Outing
10 June, 2017
Visit to Weald and Downs Museum This will include a special guided tour to show the number of things that have changed in recent years.
The cost is £25 (payable on the coach), departure as usual 08:30 prompt from outside Richmond Station
Lectures & Events for Autumn 2017
8 September, 2017 The genetic history of prehistoric Britain Dr Tom Booth NHM
13 October, 2017 Impact of Industrialisation on London Health Jelena Bekvalac MOLA
10 November, 2017 Prittlewell prince (Anglo-Saxon princely burial) Professor Christopher Scull
15 December, 2017 The Maya Professor Elizabeth Graham, UCL
Lectures & Events for Spring 2018
12 January, 2018
Note start time 7:30PM
New Year Social Event and Talk
Quiz night with our very own Bob Cowie
9 February, 2018 The Syon Abbey Herbal: The Last Monastic Herbal in England John Adams FSA & Stuart Forbes
9 March, 2018 Neanderthals of La Manche: New Research from the Channel Dr Matt Pope, UCL
13 April, 2018 Bucklersbury to Bloomberg: Excavations on a site in the city of London 2 Jessica Bryan, MOLA
11 May, 2018 AGM & TBA
9 June, 2018
Summer Outing
Visit to Butster Ancient Farm This will include a special guided tour to show the number of things that have changed in recent years
Lectures & Events for Autumn 2018
14 September, 2018 TBA
12 October, 2018 The Beaker Burial Project Dr. Neil Wilkin, British Museum
9 November, 2018 'In this Heathe hath many campes bin pitched': The West London Landscapes Project. Jon Cotton
14 December, 2018 The River Thames – another viewpoint Dr. Fiona Haughey, Director Archaeology on the Thames
Lectures & Events for Spring 2019
11 January, 2019
Note start time 7:30PM
New Year Social Event and Talk
TBA
8 February, 2019 TBA
8 March, 2019 Stonehenge: new discoveries‘ Mike Parker Pearson, UCL
12 April, 2019 TBA J
10 May, 2019 AGM & TBA
8 June, 2019 Summer Outing - TBA