Category Archives: Brentford

Brentford Finds Handling Day, 10am – 3.30pm, Saturday 30 April 2022

Today, at very short notice, we have been notified by MOLA of this event. We hope some Society members will be able to go along. “Come along to The Museum of Water & Steam on Saturday 30 April to meet archaeologists from Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA) and learn about recent archaeological excavations in Brentford. […]

The impact of the Great War on health and housing in Brentford, 21 February 2022

The impact of the Great War on health and housing in Brentford an online talk at 7.30pm on Monday, 21 February 2022 Recent research by Dr Alison Appleby reveals how the Great War brought about changes in the lives of local people. A local resident since 1985, her long career, teaching history, politics and related […]

The History of the Great West Road, 7.30pm, 20 September 2021

For the start of our autumn programme, we offer an illustrated talk by James Marshall, Hounslow’s former Local Studies Librarian, who wrote the important 1995 book of the same title. This talk marks the centenary of the start of construction work on the road in 1921. To book a place at this Zoom talk, please […]

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