Talks programme 2019

The Charlton Society holds talks on matters of local interest, normally on the third Saturday of every month, in Charlton House from 2.30pm:

  • April 27th: James ‘Mad Jack’ Ellis, Charlton Developer, 1880s to 1900: Barbara Holland (long-time Charlton resident)
  • May 18th: Brigadier Michael Richards of Charlton. Military and architectural historian: Peter Guillery
  • June 15th: Charlton Society Summer party at Woolwich Garrison Church
  • July 20th: Restoring Urban Rivers: The Quaggy Waterways Action group
  • August: No talk this month – summer break
  • September 14th: Charlton Society 50 Years 1969 – 2019: Members and visitors show photos and tell their stories
  • October 19th: Annual General Meeting – speaker to be confirmed
  • November 16th: Women’s Suffrage in Greenwich: Carolyn Ayres
  • December 14th: The history of the Mulberry Tree: Dr Peter Coles

Suggestions for future speakers and subject matter are always welcomed, let us know either at a meeting – speak to Pauline Langley, Membership Secretary, or by email to: the