Events

Thursday 18th January 2018 – Speaker Meeting
From the James to the Thames

An illustrated talk by Jason Debney of the Thames Landscape Strategy on the links between The Arcadian Thames and the James River in Virginia. This will explore the wildlife, heritage, history and cultural associations between the two river landscapes, including the similarity between Richmond Surrey and Richmond Virginia.
7:45pm in The Theatre, Richmond Adult Community College, Parkshot, Richmond TW9 2RE
Hot and cold drinks are available from 7.15 pm
Meetings are free to Members. Non-members are welcome for a £2 donation.

Thursday 22nd February 2018 – Speaker Meeting
Creating a Local Magazine

Broadcaster and journalist Linda Duberley talks about her wide-ranging career in the communications industry and how she has created the popular RiverTribe magazine.
7:45pm in The Theatre, Richmond Adult Community College, Parkshot, Richmond TW9 2RE
Hot and cold drinks are available from 7.15 pm
Meetings are free to Members. Non-members are welcome for a £2 donation.

Thursday 15th March 2018 – Speaker Meeting
Britain’s Best 100 Stations

Sir Simon Jenkins, journalist, author, columnist for the Guardian, Evening Standard,
and Chair of the National Trust (2008-2014) talks on his latest, best-selling book,
Britain’s Best 100 Stations, and the importance of conserving them and old buildings in general.
7:45pm in The Theatre, Richmond Adult Community College, Parkshot, Richmond TW9 2RE
Hot and cold drinks are available from 7.15 pm
Meetings are free to Members. Non-members are welcome for a £2 donation.

Thursday 26th April 2018 – Speaker Meeting
The Rare Collection of Flora on Ham Lands

Geoff Hyde is well- known as Chair of London in Bloom, a committee member of Britain in Bloom, and an organiser of the wild flower meadows for the London Olympics. His beautifully illustrated talk includes the history of Ham Lands.
7:45pm in The Theatre, Richmond Adult Community College, Parkshot, Richmond TW9 2RE
Hot and cold drinks are available from 7.15 pm
Meetings are free to Members. Non-members are welcome for a £2 donation.

Thursday 17th May 2018 – Forum Meeting

Come and give your views on subjects of current and local interest.
7:45pm in The Theatre, Richmond Adult Community College, Parkshot, Richmond TW9 2RE
Hot and cold drinks are available from 7.15 pm
Meetings are free to Members. Non-members are welcome for a £2 donation.

Sunday 17th June 2018 – Richmond Society Summer Party

3:00 pm to 5:30 pm in the garden of Trumpeters’ House TW9 1PD.
Tickets must be purchased in advance – details with the Spring Newsletter.

 

 

Click here for the 2018 Programme Poster