2022 Forthcoming events
Oliver Leigh-Wood, Administrator of the Spitalfields Trust, report on 40 years of preservations work in London E1
But for the Spitalfields Trust much of London's historic East End would have been long since sold to developers.Administrator Oliver Leigh-Wood tells the story of forty years of preserving and repairing beautiful buildings and gives particular insight into the history of one of the best known residences - Dennis Severs' House. The pictures above and below are of 5-7 Elder Street, which the speaker and others squatted in four decades ago to prevent their being bulldozed.
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2022 Forthcoming events.
More Details coming closer to the date
• Tuesday, 19th July, 7pm London in the 1980s
Alec Forshaw gives a talk on East London in the last decade of St George's life as a regular Lutheran church.
• Tuesday, 20th September, 7pm The Berlin wall: My Part in its Downfall
A talk by former Berlin correspondent of the Daily Telegraph Daniel johnson
• Tuesday, 18th October, 7pm Lost Warriors
A talk by writer and conservationist Philip Davis
• Tuesday, 15th November, 7pm Minna Wagner, daughter of Richard
Musicologist Eva Rieger, daughter of Pastor Reiger, on the female offspring of another famous German
• Tuesday, 20th December, 7pm The Ghost of Future Past
Author Will Self on the writer WG Sebald and the trauma of modernity
Our most favorite time of the year - celebrating the festive season with Christmas Carols by the London Gallery Quire. Come and enjoy with a warm cup of Glühwein (Mulled wine)!
You can find more information about the Quire, HERE
£7 at the door, to help upkeep our precious building!