Depart 10.40 Amersham Station. Either 09.26 Metropolitan Line from Kings’s Cross St Pancras, or 09.57 Chiltern Railways Aylesbury train from London Marylebone Station. 7 mile linear walk via Old Amersham and then, after attractive views across the Misbourne Valley, it reaches pretty Chalfont St Giles (of “Dad’s Army” fame) for... Continue reading →
Talk by John Waters. John is the pearly king of Finsbury and a member of the London pearly kings and queens society (charity No 1091098). John will give a talk in part on the history of the city of London and also on the tradition of the pearly kings and... Continue reading →
The Brontes, Mothering Sunday, Cynthia Payne, salmon, Whistler, simnel cake, Cider with Rosie, JS Bach, Pam Ayres, ITMA & more. Each show bristling with music, laughter, songs & facts. 2.00 for 2.30: St Peter’s Church Hall, Vera Ave, Grange Park, N21 1DN W9 Bus or Grange Park Station. £5 on... Continue reading →
Depart 10.30 St Margaret’s Station. Either 09.44 London Overground train from Southbury Station and change at Cheshunt for 10.09 Greater Anglia Hertford East train, or catch the latter train at 09.55 from Tottenham Hale Station. 7 to 8 mile circular walk in the conservation countryside of the Ash Valley via... Continue reading →
Full details, including the papers, are available here. Following the formal business there will be a talk by Carol Fisk (Enfield RoadWatch) and Alice Roberts (Campaign to Protect Rural England) entitled Keeping Enfield Green.
Meet 10.10 at entrance to Hertford North Station (09.44 train from Enfield Chase). About 8¼ mile walk in attractively varied countryside with good views via Chapmore End and Rib Valley. Lunch after about 5 miles in Wadesmill from where option to finish by using 331 bus to Ware or Hertford.... Continue reading →
Meet 10.35 Angel Station (Northern Line) for about 6 mile linear walk that links buildings, squares, gardens and outstanding examples of urban architecture with sections of the New River, green spaces and parks. Bring lunch or food available. Full route ends at Stoke Newington Station (London Overground line to Enfield... Continue reading →
Our heritage walks are an opportunity to explore parts of our Borough’s heritage on foot. A walk along the conservation area of Church Street Edmonton with visits to All Saints Church and Lamb’s Cottage. The vicar of All Saints will provide a guided tour and there will be an opportunity... Continue reading →
Talk by Lady Aurelia Young. Oscar Nemon (1906 – 1985) is one of the twentieth century’s greatest sculptors, responsible for iconic portraits of elder statesmen and major figures displayed all over the world. He was a flamboyant personality who charmed those who came into contact with him, including towering figures... Continue reading →
Talk by Joe Studman. Florence has an Enfield Cultural Hub named after her. She had visions of becoming a great writer but had to settle for being the second wife of Thomas Hardy. Edna however was a true artist. £3 per person.