SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR 2020
PLEASE NOTE ALL DATES ARE PROVISIONAL AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO COVID 19
Please pay at least 48 hours before each event (by clicking on “Add to Cart” below the event description) so we can make sure we allow for the correct numbers. Please contact Mike at treasurer@TCDLondon.org.uk if you want to pay by cheque or bank transfer.
MARCH 16, Monday at 2 pm. IRISH ART AUCTION, PREVIEW at SOTHEBY’S, (34-35 New Bond Street, W1S 2RT) of the estate of the late Patrick Kelly, of 44 Fitzwilliam Square, Dublin. A Sotheby’s Director will talk us through the impressive, eclectic art works. Lucy & Mike hope you can join them there. Price £10.00 per head.
APRIL 22, Wednesday at 6pm A WALK OF SIN. This two hour walking tour begins at Waterloo station and ends at London Bridge and offers an opportunity to see some of the most famous land marks on the stretch of river jealously protected from advertising by the Queen. For hundreds of years, dating back to before Shakespeare, this has been “the happening place” in London. This tour is a darker history of the area covering bear fights, the birth of theatre as we know it, sex, prostitution, murder and suicide. Sites include London Eye, Southbank Centre, National Theatre, Tate Modern, Millennium Bridge, Southwark Cathedral and London Bridge. Price £12.00 per head.
MAY (date tbc ) VISIT TO CHURCHILL’s WAR ROOMS, Whitehall, SW1 being arranged by Lucy. Adults: £23 and over 65 £18.40. ‘Incredible experience’…..’Brilliant’
JUNE (to be confirmed) Visit to THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT followed by tea. £10.00 per head being arranged by James. (We hope to visit both houses but it depends on the official schedule…)
JULY Our much loved TCD SUMMER PICNIC in St James’s Park being arranged by Caroline. (Date to be confirmed) …Let’s pray for sun ….(£5 Donations welcome)…
SEPTEMBER 12 (Saturday tbc) WINE TASTING Early evening, central London. Claire who’s organising this LOVES her wine! Come prepared…
DECEMBER 9, Wednesday 6.30-9pm CHRISTMAS CAROL SERVICE in a new location…and in the evening….Put in your diaries NOW!!
Any suggestions for other Events would be very welcome. Just email our Chair, Lucy at email@example.com
Completed 2020 Events
FEBRUARY 26, Wednesday at 2pm. VISIT to Square Mile Farms in Paddington (2 Kingdom Street, Paddington Central, W2 6BD) to view the UK’s first vertical farming installation along with Mike our Treasurer and Lucy, Chair…both keen ‘gardeners’….followed by tea. (Limited to 15 people) Please bear in mind that it’s a 15 minute walk from local (Paddington Station) tube. ‘Fascinating view of the future’. Price £10.00 per head.