One time broadcaster and photographer, Stephen McKenna makes a return visit to SLG with a talk in which he profiles his first steps in film making and his short form historic documentary strand, 'A Quiet Corner'.
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Professor Jeffrey Weeks talks about gay life, past and present, with reference to the publication of a revised and updated version of his classic book 'Coming Out'.
Annual General Meeting of South London Gays.
This has been postponed until the 13th of June.
South London Gays have an interesting speaker on "The Pink Triangle": Rainer Schulze, Professor of History at the University of Essex, talks about the Nazi persecution of gay men and why this still matters today. Open to CAGS members too.
Highgate Village to Parliament Hill Fields. From Archway station (meet exit barrier 2pm). We will take bus 143, 271 or 210 to Highgate village and walk from there via Fitzroy Park downhill to Hampstead Heath. We will pass the boating and men's bathing ponds (energetic can bring your swim trunks) to the café at Parliament Hill Fields for refreshments. Others can climb to the top of Parliament Hill Fields for London view. We will end the walk at Southampton Arms for an excellent selection of ales and bar food. Short walk from the pub to Kentish Town station (Northern Line) or a bus.
Join James of SLG for a naturist swim. Admission £5. On arrival walk down the stairs opposite the entrance and ask for a locker key at the desk, for which you have to leave some identification. The pool is in the basement and having disposed of all your clothes you go the pool with your £5. The event is strictly naturist. Nearest station: Goodge Street.
Andrew has kindly offered to host a shorts party with food (£3 donation). Please bring a bottle and let him know in advance.
Join South London Gays for a visit to the Museum of Brands 11am Notting Hill. Discover how well known brands evolved through their creative use of packaging and advertising. Meet by main entrance at 111 Lancaster Road, W11 1QT (nr. Ladbroke Grove tube). Admission £7.50, concs £5. Optional lunch approx 12.30pm at the Eagle pub, 250 Ladbroke Grove, W10 5LP. Contact is Terry on 020 8674 5191.