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TransportFest – Vintage Transport Extravaganza at the London Bus Museum at Brooklands, Weybridge

By |2019-09-28T08:11:14+01:00September 28th, 2019|, , , , , |

Join the London Bus Museum for a fun-filled day out with the family. Enjoy bus rides around Weybridge, horse-drawn buses, transport stalls, entertainment and food, plus vintage buses, cars and aeroplanes! London Bus Museum at Brooklands,

Free talk: Changing the shape of sacred space

By |2019-08-28T07:33:00+01:00August 28th, 2019|, , , , , , , , |

William Whyte, Professor of Social & Architectural History, University of Oxford, explains how and why the 19th century changed the way churches look and sound

What do church buildings tell us? Talk by Tony Tucker & Oliver Leigh Wood

By |2019-07-13T15:56:18+01:00July 13th, 2019|, , , , |

Join us as Tony Tucker and Oliver Leigh Wood deliver a FREE talk on City of London churches, ancient buildings and why we should care for them. Refreshments will be available for a small donation Talk

Philip Mirowski talk: The infirmity of open science in pharmaceutical research

By |2019-05-15T20:03:31+01:00May 15th, 2019|, , , , , , , , , , |

Rather than the panacea for the ills of science in the 21st century, open science is a Trojan Horse for reinforcing the neoliberal commercialisation of science; thus argues prominent historian and philosopher Philip Mirowski. In this

River Fleet Guided Walking Tour with Author Paul Talling

By |2018-11-30T19:03:47+00:00November 30th, 2018|, , , , |

Advance booking is essential. A detailed 3 1/2 hour guided walking tour of the lower part of the River Fleet’s course, London’s most well known lost river with Paul Talling, author of London’s Lost Rivers. Starting

Black Tudors on Board: The Untold Stories of the Africans who sailed with Francis Drake

By |2018-08-27T15:29:33+01:00August 27th, 2018|, |

Join Dr. Miranda Kaufmann for a voyage into Black British History aboard The Golden Hinde. Dr. Miranda Kaufmann, the author of Black Tudors: The Untold Story, will first whisk you away to Panama, where an African