Upcoming Events

What's on in Streatham

ON THE WATERFRONT Lambeth's changing riverside
7 Oct 2019 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Alan Piper on Lambeth's changing riverside along the Thames
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
THE CRYSTAL PALACE STORY
21 Oct 2019 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Philip Emery on the history of the Crystal Palace
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
DREAM PALACES - The picture palaces of Streatham, Tooting, Balham and Brixton
4 Nov 2019 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Richard Gray on the cinemas of Streatham, Tooting, Balham and Brixton
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
5 LOCAL ARTISTS
18 Nov 2019 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by David Clark on the lives and work of five famous local artists who lived in, or near, Streatham
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
STREATHAM SOCIETY MEMBERS CHRISTMAS EVENING
2 Dec 2019 - 8:00pm
Annual Christmas Party open only to members of the Streatham Society
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
 ARE YOU BEING SERVED
6 Jan 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Guy Rowston on over 400 years of shopping in London
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
VANISHED CITY - LONDON'S LOST NEIGHBOURHOODS
20 Jan 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Tom Bolton on London's lost neighbourhoods
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
A TONIC TO THE NATION
3 Feb 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Michael Gilbert on the 1951 Festival of Britain
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
LITTLE HOLLAND HOUSE
17 Feb 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Angela Cornes on Frank Dickinson and his dream home in Carshalton called Little Holland House
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
THE PAINT DETECTIVE
2 Mar 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Patrick Baty on the research required to match original colours used on historic buildings
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
STRETCHER BEARERS IN THE GREAT WAR
16 Mar 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Emily Mayhew on the development of first responders' capability during the First World War and its influence on medicine today
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
DAVID JACOBS
6 Apr 2020 - 8:00pm
A talk on David Jacobs the popular DJ and television and radio presenter's connections with Streatham by Mike Morfey
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
REMEMBERING MRS THRALE OF STREATHAM PARK
20 Apr 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by Cassie Ulph on Hester Thrale of Streatham Park and her life as a popular hostess to some of the most famous men and women of the 18th century
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
THE JOHN GENT POSTCARD COLLECTION
18 May 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk by John Hickman and Carole Roberts featuring a third selection from the Edwardian postcard collection of John Gent featuring old views of Croydon and the surrounding area
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ
BYGONE STREATHAM
1 Jun 2020 - 8:00pm
An illustrated talk on Bygone Streatham by the noted local historian John W Brown as part of the Wandsworth Heritage Festival.
Location:
Woodlawns Centre, 16 Leigham Court Road, SW16 2PJ

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