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Dangerous Characters In London’s Little Italy

Fascists, Anti-Fascists, Suffragettes and Spies

A Free Historical Exhibition

Dangerous

Where and when?

Monday 1st May – Friday 31st July 2015
(Opening Hours: Mon 10-6 Tues 10-6 Thurs 10-7 Fri 10-5 Alternate Saturdays 11-5)

Venue: local studies and archives centre




The Arandora Star Tragedy
75 Years On – London’s Italian Community Remembers

A free historical exhibition by the Arandora Star London Memorial Trust

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Where and when?

2nd July to 31st July 2015
(Mon 10-6, Tues 10-6, Thurs 10-7, Fri 10-5, Alternate Saturdays 11-5)

Venue: local studies and archives centre

Admission Free


Cutting Edge

 A free historical talk by Lester Hillman

Regent's Canal

In a richly illustrated presentation, Lester Hillman, will plunge the murky depths and bring to the surface the 'dark side' of the Regent's Canal. This summer is the two hundredth anniversary of a spectacular canal fraud and pitched battles in the heart of Camden. Fraud, embezzlement, theft, duty evasion, hoaxes, espionage and much more will feature as well as film, radio and literary references. Lester Hillman is Academic Adviser and Examiner for the Camden Tour Guides Association.


Where and when?

Tuesday 4th August 2015 at 7.15pm
(Doors open at 6.45pm)

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



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