Category Archives: History

The Wandle Mills of Beddington and Carshalton talk, Sep 24

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From Balfour to Banksy, at Ruskin House, Oct 5

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The Great NHS Heist, Croydon TUC, Ruskin House, Sep 13

Dr Bob Gill is the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Croydon Trades Union Council, being staged next week, when he will address the issue of The Great NHS Heist. Dr Gill, a GP working in Sidcup, has … Continue reading

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Londonist website accuses Croydon of being boring… in 1896

Londonist.com, which often takes a sideways glance at matters in and around the capital, has clearly enjoyed the produce of Surrey Street Market, or its ancient public house, the Dog and Bull, a little too much… Someone at the website … Continue reading

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Great North Wood’s prehistory walk, Crystal Palace, Oct 6

A guided walk to look at the geology and prehistory of the Great North Wood, when woolly mammoths walked the area we know today as Crystal Palace Park. Saturday October 6, 11am.

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Short history of Ordnance Survey, Honeywood Museum, Apr 25

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The trains of south-east England, Honeywood Museum, Mar 28

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