Local history news and events

Dickens at Christmas: Episodes set in Camden

Performed by John Levitt

Image shows Staple Inn, Holborn in 1867. It features in Dickens’s The Mystery of Edwin Drood, written in 1870.

Where and when?

Tuesday 13th December 2016 at 7.15pm
(Doors open at 6.45 pm)

Venue: local studies and archives centre

Admission Free


Camden in Shakespeare’s Day:

Elizabethan and Jacobean Holborn,
Hampstead and St Pancras

An historical exhibition marking the quatercentenary of the Bard’s death

Where and when?

3 May – 30 December 2016
(Mon 10-6 Tues 10-6 Thurs 10-7 Fri 10-5 Alternate Sat 11-5)

Venue: local studies and archives centre

Admission Free

Resurrecting the Shakespeare Hut

A First World War exhibition by Digital Drama

Where and when?

3rd October – 23rd December 2016
(Mon 10-6 Tues 10-6 Thurs 10-7 Fri 10-5 Alternate Sat 11-5)

Venue: local studies and archives centre

Admission Free





Literary London

Go to https://www.mixcloud.com/Resonance/literary-london-27th-march-2015/ to listen to Tudor Allen, Senior Archivist, speaking  on Radio Resonance about Camden’s history and literary links and about the collections and work of Camden Local Studies and Archives Centre


Versed in History


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St Pancras Station bomb damage 1941

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