North London Branch Programme 2016-17

Branch Programme

Robin Blades, last updated: 28th July 2016

North London Branch Programme 2016-17


Chairman: Councillor Michael Rye OBE, BA(Hons), PGCE, F.Coll.P., NPQH, FHA.


For further information please contact Robin Blades, Branch Secretary 020 8368 5328

All meetings on Tuesdays at 8pm at Jubilee Hall, Parsonage Lane, Enfield, EN2 0AJ

Non-members welcome (£1 per meeting).  Associate Membership available for £5 a year for an individual or £8 a year for a couple


13 September 2016

John, Duke of Bedford, Regent of France 1422-35

Michael Rye

This meeting will be followed by light refreshments and the Branch AGM

11 October 2016

A patriot in retirement? John Wilkes’ later career 1774-97.

Dr Robin Eagles (History of Parliament)

8 November 2016

Bloody Mary Revisited

Dr Lucy Wooding (Lincoln College, Oxford)

10 January 2017

‘This Is Where We Came in': Memories of Going to the Cinema in Britain in the 1960s

Professor Melvyn Stokes (University College, London)

14 February 2017

Peel and Revolution: Governing Britain 1815-46

Professor Lawrence Goldman (Institute of Historical Research, University of London)

21 March 2017

Richard Cromwell’s trunks: loyal addresses, the Good Old Cause and the end of the Protectorate

Professor Ted Vallance (Roehampton University)

11 April 2017

Fun in the Victorian West End of London

Professor Rohan McWilliam (Anglia Ruskin University)


13 June 2017

Visit to Christ Church, Southgate

Phillip Dawson