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What’s on

Our programme:

  • October 7th – Old songs Singlaong with Barrowboys joint event with Ageing better
  • 24 October – walk the old photos

If you have ideas for an event, contact us.

NEW!! Project: help create our film on the Somers Town ‘Spirit!’– the first of our ‘five journeys’ Want to help research or record stories?

Contact us: historyclub@aspaceforus.club

Previous events

2018

  • September 8/9th -Mary Wollstonecraft – in collaboration with St Pancras Old Church
  • July 14th Festival stall and exhibition all day.
  • June 21 – Women of Somers Town! – Irene Barclay, Mary Wollstonecraft, Edith Neville, Monica Shaw and more! See how women shaped Somers Town in the 100th anniversary of winning Women’s vote. Event with Equiteas. Basil Jellicoe Community Hall 5.30pm 
  • 13 May Photos share 
  • April 22 Tea Dance with Origin and Swing Patrol
  • February 14th 2018 – Mapping Somers Town in conjunction with UCL researchers on heritage
  • 18th Feb Sunday afternoon Photos share 

2017

  • December 20th Christmas Party! St Pancras Old Church
  • 17th visit to Holborn Archives
  • November 14th- ‘three talks’Basil Jellicoe _ a Somers Town Family
  • October 17th at 7pm my Somers Town family history by Anne. Basil Jellicoe Community Hall
  • September Thursday 28th  2017 Opening to exhibition – memories of events 6pm Cheezelo Chalton st
  • August 9th Picnic at Old St Pancras Wakes and wetting the head
  • July film showing: ‘The amazing story of Talacre’ (London Community Video Archive) Collaboration with 38bProjects and artist Lucy Joyce at Chalton Gallery
  • Talk June 20th at British Library 6.30pm /6pm tea Prof Linda Clarke on ‘How did Somers Town come to be?’
  • May 3rd – Somers town Pub crawl – walk led by locals Dave and Alan
  • April 5th Walk round the old shops – led by George 6pm
  • March  Research your family history By Deborah Lavin
  • February – Launch for 2017 Postcard stories

2016

  • March 2016 : Launch night Old Films with Cllr RogerRobinson
  • April: Malcolm Holmes Talk
  • May: Camden Tour guide walk
  • June & July:  Storytelling + photos
  • July: START Festival Then ‘n Now Photo exhibition
  • August: picnic in the Old St Pancras Churchyard – Frankenstein, Shelley & literary friends
  • 31 August: Cllr Roger Robinson & the 1961 Rent strike (rare film footage)
  • October 5th  – Life in the 1980s – squatters
  • November 2nd – Guy’s Fawkes, Halloween: then & now
  • December 7th – Party, quiz and singalong