Author Archives: Val

Boston Manor Park – layers of landscape, David Stockdale, 19 April 2021

This online talk takes place at 7.30pm on Monday 19 April 2021. Hounslow Council’s Head of Culture, David Stockdale, will talk about interpreting the history of the estate. Major restoration works are being implemented there with substantial grants for both the Park and the House from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Planning these has been […]

William De Morgan tiles in Bedford Park, Sarah Hardy, 13 April 2021

William de Morgan arts and crafts tiles in Bedford Park, 7:30pm This is not a B&CLHS event but one which we feel sure our members would enjoy! Book a place at £5 via Ticketsource here The Bedford Park Society is promoting this online talk by Sarah Hardy, the De Morgan Foundation’s Curator-Manager. She will explore […]

The London Routemaster bus – designed in Chiswick, David Shailes, 15 March 2021

This online talk takes place at 7.30pm on Monday 15 March 2021 Lifelong transport enthusiast David Shailes presents a brief history of these iconic vehicles aimed at a wide audience of local history enthusiasts.  He edits the quarterly magazine of the Routemaster Owners’ & Operators’ Association, works for Redroutemaster of Brentford and is restoring his […]

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