Thursday 28 July. 6.30pm. Pentonville 5 Meeting
The working class took on and defeated the Government in July 1972. In the campaign against austerity and anti-union laws the successful fight to free the Pentonville 5 is often quoted. To find out what really happened and learn about this historic victory come to this meeting. Includes 23 minute video of the events made with the dockers’ shop stewards.
Marx Memorial Library, Clerkenwell Green, London, EC1R 0DU.
Saturday 30 July. 2pm. The Changing Face of Bishopsgate and the East End. Talk by Stefan Dickers. Bethlem Museum.
Saturday 30 July. 2pm. An Excursion to the 1851 Crystal Palace. Dr Michelle Johansen. Bishopsgate Institute.
Monday 1 August. 7.45pm. The Crystal Palace Story (1851-1936). Talk by Barry Mackay. Trinity School.
Saturday 6 August. 11am. Thames Foreshore Walk led by Elliot Wragg. Meet Slipway near MI6/Vauxhall Bridge. Vauxhall Society.
Saturday 6 August. Noon. Crystal Palace Trail led by Micha Nestor. Meet at community notice board, Sainsbury’s, Westow St.
Sunday 7 August. 1-5pm. Shirley Windmill Open Day.
Sunday 7 August. 2.30pm. West Norwood Cemetery Tour. Main Gate. Friends of West Norwood Cemetery
Saturday 13 August. 2pm. Shirley Windmill. Tony Skrzypczyk, the Windmill, Postmill Close, Croydon, CRO 5DY. CNHSS.
Saturday 13 August. 2.30pm. Brixton Market Heritage Walk. Brixton Society.
Sunday 14 August. 1.45pm. Coombe Conduit. Paul Rainey, Meet at Norbiton station. CNHSS.
Sunday 14 August. 2.30pm. Larkhall walk led by Anne Wilson, Wandsworth Road Station. Clapham Society.
Sunday 14 August. 2.30pm. East Brixton walk led by Alan Piper. Meet at Lambeth Volunteer Centre, Brixton Station Road. Brixton Society.
Sunday 14 August. 1pm. Brixton Windmill Heritage Walk, Friends of Windmill Gardens.
Thursday 18 August. 8pm. Bygone Streatham. Talk by John Brown. South London History Group. Phoenix Centre, 66 Westow Street.
Note: Thanks to Bernard Winchester for many of these items.
If you want further details check the organisations’ websites.