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Invitation to The Westminster History Club
26 March, 2013 - 19:00
City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, London SW1
Do join us for the next meeting of the Club, and enjoy the view of London from the Mayor’s Reception Rooms on the 18th Floor of City Hall, 64 Victoria Street. If you would like to come, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org as it would help us to plan the evening. Each ticket costs £10 at the door and enables you to enjoy both the talk and a convivial glass of wine.
LOST LONDON 1870-1945
If you are interested in exploring Westminster’s past and the lives of its residents, you will want to come on an astonishing photographic journey through the long-vanished streets, yards and alleys of Georgian and Victorian London with best-selling author, Philip Davies. In his talk to the Westminster History Club, Philip will lead us into the tantalisingly familiar, but also hauntingly remote past. From the old aristocratic mansions of Whitehall and Mayfair to the squalid slums of Westminster and Aldwych, he will show a world in transition at the dawn of the 20th century.
Dr Philip Davies is an historian and chartered town pl