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Activities

All meetings are held at Latimer Congregational Church Hall, Ernest Street, E1 4LS (see the red star at the centre of the map), unless otherwise stated. Ernest Street is between Harford Street and White Horse Lane, off Mile End Road (opposite Queen Mary and Westfield College). Meetings start at 7:30pm. The nearest underground stations are Mile End and Stepney Green. Buses: 25, 205, 339 to Queen Mary College and D6, D7, 277, 323, 339, 425 to Mile End Station.

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2016    
Thurs. 29th September Behind the wire: P.O.W. camps on Wanstead Flats, Peter Williams and Mark Gorman
     
Thurs. 27th October London’s East End 1900 - 1930, A film presented by Ray Newton
    Preceded by short AGM at 7.15.
     
Thurs 17th November The Boss of Bethnal Green; Joseph Merceron the godfather of Regency London, Julian Woodford
     
Thurs. 8th December Jews in the Fire Service in the Second World War, Stephanie Maltman and Martin Sugarman
     
2017    
Thurs. 26 January THE SILVERTOWN EXPLOSION, Graham Hill
     
Thurs. 16 February RECENT RESEARCH ON SAILORTOWN, Derek Morris
     
Thurs. 16 March STORIES OF TOWER HAMLETS LESSER KNOWN CANAL-DUCKETT'S, Carolyn Clark
     
Thurs. 20 April BLOODY BRITISH HISTORY:EAST END, Samantha L. Bird
     
Thurs. 25 May THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A BURIAL GROUND :ARCHAEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF THE NEW CHURCHYARD,BETHELEM (SOUTH WEST OF LIVERPOOL STREET STATION) , Robert Hartle