Putney Society Events

Battersea Society: A talk about the extraordinary Ida and Lousie Cook, Thursday 19th February

Event Date: Jan 19, 2017

The Battersea Society will be holding a talk about Ida & Louise Cook on Thursday 19th January in St Mary's Church, Battersea Church Road, London SW11 3NA at 18:30 for 19:00

Biographer Louise Carpenter tells the extraordinary story of two opera-mad sisters, one a prolific writer for Mills & Boon, who decided to use their obsession and their new-found …

Merger of Richmond and Wandsworth Councils - Members Meeting 23rd January

Event Date: Jan 23, 2017

Members Meeting: Merger of Richmond & Wandsworth Councils, Monday 23rd January in the Community Church, Werter Road, SW15 2LL

What are the implications of the merger?  How will it affect us on a daily basis? 

The merger is called a "Staff Sharing Arrangement".   Under extreme financial pressues it was decdied that it would be economical to share some se…

The Putney Debates 2017 - Constitutional Crisis in the UK

Event Date: Feb 03, 2017

The Foundation for Law, Justice and Society will be holding "The Putney Debates - 2017" on Thursday 2nd to Friday 3rd February 2017 in St Mary's Church, Putney.

As the United Kingdom questions it post-Brexit future, the Oxford Foundation for Law, Justice & Society invites you to a re-staging of the Putney Debates, 370 years after the orginal debates ushered …

Education with Rt Hon Justine Greening MP - Members Meeting Thursday 9th February 2017

Event Date: Feb 09, 2017

Members Meeting: Education with Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Thursday 9th February in St. Mary's Church, Putney Bridge at 19:30

Justine Greening, the Secretary of State for Education and Putney MP, will talk to about her new role in education.

Free to members and a £3 donation from non-members is appreciated,

Tour of the Priory of St Bartholomew the Great

Event Date: Feb 23, 2017

Tour of the Priory of St Bartholomew the Great. West Smithfield, EC1A 9DS on Thursday 23rd February 2017 at 13:30

 Founded in 1123 as a Priory adjoining the Hospital, it was one of the few City churches to escape damage in WW2. It is now a popular location for film sets.

Guided tour at 1.30 pm followed by tea and cake in the Cloister Cafe.

Founded in 1123 as a Priory…