Calendar

Aug
28
Wed
Enfield Entertains @ Jubilee Hall
Aug 28 @ 2:30 pm

Talk by Joe Studman.  A look at over 30 theaters and cinemas that once graced the borough. £3 per person.

Sep
24
Tue
Memories of Chase Farm: Part 2, the Hospital @ Jubilee Hall
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am

Talk by Frank Bayford.  Frank was Pharmacist at Chase Farm Hospital before retiring. This talk will carry on from part 1, (the Schools), relating how Chase Farm became a hospital during the war years, and its time as a busy General Hospital afterwards. Frank will talk about the hospital in the first half of the talk and then show slides.

Sep
25
Wed
The Royal Small Arms Factory @ Jubilee Hall
Sep 25 @ 2:30 pm

Talk by Joe Studman. Possibly the most important enterprise in Enfield’s history and a dominant factor for 150 years. £3 per person.

Oct
23
Wed
Education, Education, Education @ Jubilee Hall
Oct 23 @ 2:30 pm

Talk by Joe Studman. The battle between church, state and charities to educate our young. £3 per person.

Oct
29
Tue
Northern Vietnam Plus—Hanoi to Chang Rai @ Jubilee Hall
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am

Talk by Anne and John Wallington. This talk will feature the people, places and culture found on a journey from Hanoi in North Vietnam, through Laos to Chang Rai in Thailand.

Nov
26
Tue
Every Contact leaves a Trace @ Jubilee Hall
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am

Talk by Chris Truran. Chris joined the Metropolitan Police in 1975 and worked as a Scenes of Crimes Officer (SOCO), working in central, north and north west London for over 38 years. Chris examined over 25,000 crime scenes ranging from shop-lifting to murder. Last year Chris spoke to us about the development of fingerprint and DNA technologies. In this second talk he will cover the first use of physical trace evidence in France in 1888 to trap a murderer which marks the birth of the use of Forensic Science in crime detection. The talk will cover the Soham murders of schoolgirls Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman and the kidnap and murder of Sarah Payne.

Nov
27
Wed
Anglican Churches @ Jubilee Hall
Nov 27 @ 2:30 pm

Talk by Joe Studman. In 1800 only St Andrews and All Saints existed as parish churches. In 1900 there were 20. £3 per person.

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