The local history society for the Leyton & Leytonstone area of east London


*  These talks are free for members, £2.00 contribution to costs requested from visitors.


A talk by Mark Carroll ‘Life and Death in the Essex Workhouse’
7.45pm Wednesday July 11th 2018 (a Leytonstone Festival event: free to ALL)

St John's Hall, off High Road, Leytonstone, London E11 by the entrance to the Matalan store, (not far from Leytonstone Central Line station)


A talk by Neil Houghton ‘Competitive Church Buildings, the Anglican Church’

7.45pm Wednesday September 19th *

St John’s Church, corner of Leytonstone High Road and Church Lane E11 (near Leytonstone Central Line station)

A talk by Carol Harris ‘Safety and Numbers’
7.45pm Wednesday October 17th *
St Mary’s Parish Hall, Lindley Road E10 (next to the petrol station on Leyton High Road; buses 69, 97 and nearby 58, 158)

‘The Home Front in Leyton and Leytonstone 1939 - 1945’, David Boote gives a talk based on the book by Gary Heales
7.45pm Wednesday November 21st *
Leyton Sixth Form College (Room HE4), Essex Road, Leyton E10 6EQ (buses along Lea Bridge Road)