London Historians' Monthly Pub Meet

A London Historians Event

We have an informal gathering of socialising on the first Wednesday of every month. From 6:30 pm. All are welcome.

Upstairs at the Hand and Shears, 1 Middle Street, Cloth Fair EC1A 7JA. This historic pub was awarded Grade 1 listed status in February 2020, one of only two London pubs thus listed.

We have about 30 attendees most months and you can come as early or late as you like, we’re always still there at Last Orders. All welcome, not just LH members.

Meetings for all of 2021 are as follows: Wed 6 January; Wed 3 February; Wed 3 March; Wed 7 April; Wed 5 May; Wed 2 June; Thur 8 July; Wed 4 August; Wed 1 September; Wed 6 October; Wed 3 November; Wed 1 December.

Chris Moncrieff: From Walthamstow to Westminster

A London Historians Event

Wed 13 October 7pm – 8pm Online
London Historians Monthly Lecture

Presented by Joanna Moncrieff
A talk about the speaker’s father, Chris Moncrieff (1931 – 2019), for several decades Westminster’s most respected lobby correspondent.

For more info and to book.

Free and Affordable Lectures

Several institutions host wonderful history lectures which are either free or cost very little.
The venerable Gresham College holds free lectures at its HQ in Barnards Inn, Holborn and also at Museum of London. Details.
Guildhall Library has free lunchtime lectures and £5 evening ones, which include a glass of wine. Details