Events

2019 (Download FD Events Leaflet 2019)

Wed, Jan 30th at 19.30 Watercress and Wildlife: A talk by Cath Gladding. Annual membership renewal. Fleetville Community Centre. Guests £4
Wed, Feb 27th at 19.30 Paying the Price: The Reading and Hatfield Turnpike. A talk by Mike Neighbour (St Albans’ Own East End). Fleetville Community Centre. Guests £4
Wed, March 27th at 19.30 Elstree: Britain’s Hollywood A talk by Bob Redman of Elstree Screen Heritage on the exciting history of Film and TV. Fleetville Community Centre. Guests £4
Wed, April 24th at 19.30 Tring Park Mansion: past, present, future A talk by Sarah Bell. Fleetville Community Centre. Guests £4
Sun, May 12th at 14.00 Excursion to St Albans Organ Theatre, Camp Rd, St Albans A fun-filled afternoon of live music & descriptive commentary. Cost £5 each for a group of 10+, normal rates apply if fewer (£7 or £6 for concessions)
Sat, May 18th at 14.00 Laid to Rest: The Baker’s Dozen A guided cemetery walk with Mike Neighbour Hatfield Rd Cemetery. Guests £4
Wed, June 12th Excursion: to British Airways Heritage Centre Heathrow led by Terry Swain. Maximum 15 people Travel by car (reserved parking possible) or train & tube. POA
Sat, June 22nd at 14.00 Laid to Rest: Pioneers. A guided cemetery walk with Mike Neighbour Hatfield Rd Cemetery. Guests £4
Sun, June 30th from 12 noon ‘Larks in the Parks’ Collecting memories of Ballito Hosiery Mill Fleetville Recreation Ground. Free Entry
Sat, July 20th at 14.00 Laid to Rest: Private Lives A guided cemetery walk with Mike Neighbour Hatfield Rd Cemetery. Guests £4
Sat, Aug 17th at 14.00 Laid to Rest: Family and Friends A guided cemetery walk with Mike Neighbour  Hatfield Rd Cemetery. Guests £4
Sat, Sept 14th at 14.00 Heritage Open Weekend. Fleetville Diaries will present ‘a work in progress’ exhibition on the Ballito Hosiery Mill. Please come along to see our archive material and share your memories. Fleetville Community Centre. Free entry.
Wed, Sept 25th Excursion: Building Research Establishment, Garston, Herts. Led by Terry Swain. Maximum 15 people Travel by car or 321 bus from the centre of St Albans. POA
Wed, Oct 30th at 19.30 Right up our Street: Beaumont Avenue A presentation by the Beaumont Avenue project team. Fleetville Community Centre. Guests £4. Free to Beaumont Avenue residents.
Wed, Nov 27th at 19.30 AGM, further news about our research projects plus a virtual tour of ‘St Albans’ Own East End’ website by Mike Neighbour. Fleetville Community Centre
Wed Dec 18th at 19.30 Christmas Social. Details on application