There is lots going on this week: lunchtime walks on huge social justice themes and find out how you could shape our museum in Wednesday’s meeting. Walks – Founders of Feminism starts at 1pm; and Black Activism at Wednesday 22nd September 1.30pm. To be sure of a ticket, please book online: Feminism and Black Activism.… Continue reading Join in this week!
We are offering lunchtime walks tomorrow and next Wednesday as part of the Pop Up on Social justice. Join our Pop Up at the Ossulston TRA Hall. Lunchtime Wednesday 15th September 1pm. Anarchist traces in Somers Town 1.30pm. Communist activists in Somers Town 22nd September 1pm. Footsteps of Feminism in Somers Town 1.30pm. Black Radicals… Continue reading Activism Walks!
The Pop up Museum appears at the Ossulston TRA Hall with the ‘Think ‘n Do’ activities between the 15th and 25th September.We are providing walks, screenprinting and Joy in Weaving for our community artwork.Join the History Workshop meeting on the 22nd September at 5.30pm to find out more about the Museum plans, to get involved… Continue reading What’s on September
Are you a local resident with strong ties to your local community? Are you interested in our history? Do you want to see a museum representing the amazing social reformers and history of Somers Town and St Pancras areas past and present? Then, we are looking for you! We are starting a Steering Group made… Continue reading CALL OUT: Steering group members
We’re doing a series of events for Women’s History Month in March and April. The first is a talk on Irene Barclay on the 31st March.. Click TICKETS On the 29th April we will be hosting a virtual tour with Blue Badge Tourist Guide Rachel Kolsky, who is known for her fun and informative talks… Continue reading Women’s History Month events
Rimbaud and Verlaine, the ‘enfants terribles’ of French poetry, lived in Camden at No. 8 Royal College Street, a house campaigners are trying to save…
Made of Somers Town is an exhibition of posters as a response to the changes in the area. This is a street exhibition on the hoardings of the demolished building 42 Phoenix Road. A Private View will be held on January 14th. Tickets here. Surrounded by massive developments, this area is dubbed a future ‘Palo… Continue reading Made of Somers Town memories
…is ongoing! We have been invited to speak at an oral history event about our work recording local memory. If you wish to join, it’s an online event, a ‘lifelong learning’ event at Working Men’s College and is free on Thursday at 6pm. It’ll be a good introduction to oral history. Please follow this link:… Continue reading Somers Town memory project
In memory of Rachael Floyd, the warden of St Pancras Old Church and a dear friend, who died yesterday of an illness. Her energy, enthusiasm and support of the Church and care for the Somers Town Community will be greatly missed. We are so indebted to her for helping form the History Club and being… Continue reading Sad loss