RECENT MEETINGS, TALKS AND VISITS

RECENT MEETINGS, TALKS AND VISITS2019-10-28T18:18:58+00:00

Previous meetings and talks

The Society holds 10 Public meetings a year, including the AGM in January. Most months there is a talk by a visiting speaker on a wide range of topics of local interest

15Nov, 2017

Gems Primary Academy, High Street Kingston

18t October 2017 Gems Primary Academy, High Street Kingston Architects Lee and Craig from Architecture Initiative will show us their plans which have finally gained planning approval to build [...]

18Oct, 2017

Kingston Society Townscape Awards

18t October 2017 Kingston Society Townscape Awards Every other year the Society presents Townscape Awards recognising building developments which in the Society's view have done the most to [...]

20Sep, 2017

Group of Four

20th September 2017 Group of Four This rather cryptically named group consists of four upright, public spirited burgesses of the Royal Borough who have made it their business [...]

21Jun, 2017

Gloriana

21st June 2017 Gloriana Her Majesty The Queen named the Royal Rowbarge Gloriana as a lasting legacy to mark her Diamond Jubilee. Her Majesty has asked that Gloriana [...]

17May, 2017

Regeneration of the old Regal Cinema

17th May 2017 Regeneration of the old Regal Cinema Permission was given to CNM some years ago to bring this building on such an important site for those [...]

15Mar, 2017

Pubs, Inns and Taverns of Kingston

15th March 2017 Pubs, Inns and Taverns of Kingston Richard Holmes is a local historian who continues to research the pubs, inns,taverns and breweries of Kingston. His talk, [...]

19Oct, 2016

Elisabetta Tonazzi, RBK Conservation Officer

19th October 2016 Elisabetta Tonazzi, RBK Conservation Officer It gives the Committee great pleasure to welcome the newly-appointed Conservation Officer, to its monthly meeting this October. It has [...]

15Jun, 2016

Student accommodation in Kingston

16th June 2016 Student accommodation in Kingston Eden Street has had many changes in the past, is undergoing change and faces more changes. Its origins can be traced [...]

15Jun, 2016

Student accommodation in Kingston

15th June 2016 Student accommodation in Kingston Our members have been puzzled, if not alarmed, by the huge number of accommodation blocks coming on line for students in [...]

18May, 2016

Buildings Lost in Kingston

18th May 2016 Buildings Lost in Kingston Eden Street has had many changes in the past, is undergoing change and faces more changes. Its origins can be traced [...]

20Apr, 2016

Kingston’s power stations

20th April 2016 Kingston's power stations The tall chimneys of Kingston’s power stations were a significant landmark since the construction of the original plant in 1893. After a [...]

16Mar, 2016

The Story of Tolworth

16th March 2016 The Story of Tolworth Bob Phillips and Pat Ward have recently published "The Story of Tolworth" and will tell us something of what was involved [...]

17Feb, 2016

New Malden futures

17th February 2016 New Malden futures The tall chimneys of Kingston’s power stations were a significant landmark since the construction of the original plant in 1893. After a [...]

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