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  • Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Thu, 13 Jun
    London
    13 Jun 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    There are more unnoticed details and vanished history in Vauxhall than can be seen in one walk - so here's a second walk!
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  • In The Steps Of Architect George Edmund Street
    In The Steps Of Architect George Edmund Street
    Thu, 20 Jun
    London
    20 Jun 2024, 14:00 – 17:30
    London, 129 Herne Hill, London SE24 9LY, UK
    The afternoon begins with a look at Street's church of 1856, rebuilt after a fire that year, including the interior : sculptural detailing by Thomas Earp, Street's use of marble and plaque to local resident and Influencer John Ruskin. The first section of the walk includes the undulating landscape
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  • Fiendish Plots and Fantastic Journeys
    Fiendish Plots and Fantastic Journeys
    Mon, 24 Jun
    London
    24 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 20:00
    London, Railton Rd, London SE24 0JW, UK
    Number Two of Lambeth Fantastical's Into the Twilight Zone evening walks through time and relative dimensions. This one boldly takes you on an exploration of Herne Hill, featuring the origins and conroversies surrounding Herne Hill resident, Sax Rohmer's supernatural supervillain Fu Manchu.
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  • Apocalypse and Invasion
    Apocalypse and Invasion
    Mon, 08 Jul
    London
    08 Jul 2024, 18:00 – 20:00
    London, Westminster Bridge, London SW1A 2JH, UK
    Westminster Bridge, the South Bank and the Houses of Parliament have long been favoured as a location and back drop for authors and film directors seeking to depict alien invasions, dystopian futures and apocalyptic events. With a stellar cast featuring Daleks, Slytheen, Cybermen, Autons, Zombies,
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  •  Secrets of Streatham Village
     Secrets of Streatham Village
    Fri, 12 Jul
    London
    12 Jul 2024, 12:00
    London, Streatham Green, Streatham High Rd, London SW16 6HE, UK
    The bustling locality of Streatham village hides a not so distant past. We’ll visit an ancient green, a hidden well and a unique cobbled mews, and hear stories about life and characters in rural Streatham. Bring your imagination along with your walking shoes.
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  • South Bank Walks: South Bank Hidden Gems
    South Bank Walks: South Bank Hidden Gems
    Sat, 13 Jul
    London
    13 Jul 2024, 11:00 – 12:30
    London, Waterloo Station, York Rd, London SE1 7ND, UK
    In an area that offers so much to see and do, it’s easy to overlook some of its most intriguing features. For this edition of our free South Bank Walks series, led by Lambeth Tour Guides Association, we'll be walking across South Bank from Waterloo to Blackfriars Bridge, highlighting hidden gems
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  • Beating Lambeth's Bounds (part 1) A guided walk along the first mile of the Lambeth parish boundary.
    Beating Lambeth's Bounds (part 1) A guided walk along the first mile of the Lambeth parish boundary.
    Fri, 19 Jul
    London
    19 Jul 2024, 13:30
    London, Waterloo Rd, London SE1 8TY, UK
    Beating the Bounds is an ancient custom that was originally devised for local officials to inspect the parish boundary and the various markers thereof, and to fix the boundaries in minds of poor parishioners by having boys whacking the boundary with willow sticks as the party proceded
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  • Attack the Block - Defend the Estate
    Attack the Block - Defend the Estate
    Mon, 22 Jul
    London
    22 Jul 2024, 18:00 – 20:00
    London, 310 Kennington Park Rd, London SE11 4PP, UK
    On the 26th March 2006 Russell T Davies relaunched and rebooted the BBC's iconic Doctor Who. Central to the new series was Rose Tyler, a working class shop assistant, played by Billie Piper, who lives in a flat on a council housing estate with her mum, played by Wandsworth born, Camille Codouri. Dav
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  • Unseen Vauxhall 3 - Even More Vanished and Unnoticed
    Unseen Vauxhall 3 - Even More Vanished and Unnoticed
    Sun, 25 Aug
    London
    25 Aug 2024, 14:30
    London, Wandsworth Rd, Nine Elms, London SW8 2GE, UK
    Where was the first museum open to the public in England? Did Vauxhall have its own three musketeers? What is the last remaining clue to the location of Walton Terrace? Why are detatched tearraced houses often found next to schools? Your guide: Geoff Fairbairn, walkinglambeth@gmail.com
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  • Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Sun, 01 Sept
    London
    01 Sept 2024, 14:30
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
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  • Inspirational Women of Clapham
    Inspirational Women of Clapham
    Sun, 22 Sept
    London
    22 Sept 2024, 14:30
    London, The Pavement, London SW4 0HY, UK
    Authors, scientists, fashion designers and many more. Meet some of the inspirational women of Clapham
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  • Crossing the Thames
    Crossing the Thames
    Mon, 07 Oct
    London
    07 Oct 2024, 13:30
    London, Bondway, Wandsworth Rd, London SW8 2LN, UK
    Seven bridges cross the Thames from the borough of Lambeth (counting Hungerford and the Golden Jubilee bridges as three) but more than that have been replaced or have vanished altogether. Let's walk along the Lambeth side of the river to hear of the bridges, and the ferries, and the tunnels
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  • Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Sat, 02 Nov
    London
    02 Nov 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
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  • On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo
    On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo
    Sat, 09 Nov
    London
    09 Nov 2024, 13:00
    London, Underground Ltd, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    Join us for an exciting adventure as we explore the incredible animal life right in the heart of Waterloo! Get ready to encounter a host of different creatures and learn how they made SE1 their home.
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  • Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Wed, 13 Nov
    London
    13 Nov 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    There are more unnoticed details and vanished history in Vauxhall than can be seen in one walk - so here's a second walk!
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  • What's behind the South Bank?
    What's behind the South Bank?
    Sun, 15 Dec
    London
    15 Dec 2024, 14:00 – 16:00
    London, London SE1 7ND, UK
    In an area that offers so much to see and do it’s easy to overlook some of its most intriguing features. This walk from Waterloo to Blackfriars Bridge highlights hidden gems; some tucked away and others hiding in plain sight. We explore new developments alongside remnants of its industrial past
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  • Beating Lambeth's Bounds (part 1) A guided walk along the first mile of the Lambeth parish boundary.
    Beating Lambeth's Bounds (part 1) A guided walk along the first mile of the Lambeth parish boundary.
    Thu, 19 Dec
    London
    19 Dec 2024, 13:30
    London, Waterloo Rd, London SE1 8TY, UK
    Beating the Bounds is an ancient custom that was originally devised for local officials to inspect the parish boundary and the various markers thereof, and to fix the boundaries in minds of poor parishioners by having boys whacking the boundary with willow sticks as the party proceded
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  • Unseen Vauxhall 3 - Even More Vanished and Unnoticed (1)
    Unseen Vauxhall 3 - Even More Vanished and Unnoticed (1)
    Sat, 25 Jan
    London
    25 Jan 2025, 13:30
    London, Wandsworth Rd, Nine Elms, London SW8 2GE, UK
    Where was the first museum open to the public in England? Did Vauxhall have its own three musketeers? What is the last remaining clue to the location of Walton Terrace? Why are detatched tearraced houses often found next to schools? Your guide: Geoff Fairbairn, walkinglambeth@gmail.com
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