Trip to the toy museum in East London.Meet inside at about 11:15 Cambridge Heath Road. Optional meal afterwards.Walk from Bethnal Green tube or bus from Whitechapel or Shoreditch High street. Drink afterwards and relive history in the Blind Beggar pub,Whitechapel where Ronnie Kray shot a rival !
slg (South London Gays)
Joint Group visit to the Victoria & Albert Musuem. Meet in the foyer of the main entrance off Cromwell Gardens (South Kensington tube station.) Food optional at the museum from 1pm.
Editor Ross Burgess presents a newly published book by the late David Lawrence (SLG member), which provides a comprehensive study of the role of men in the Victorian theatre.
Free music concert by pianist Anna Fedorova. Playing Beethoven, Chopin and Rachmaninov. Meet Tom by the church entrance steps about 12:15 to gain early admission. Programme lasts one hour and group lunch will follow nearby.
Black History Month Closing Night. 'Rage and Desire' presents the film “Finding Home”. 7pm - 9pm (doors open 6.30pm for food & wine). Has involved members of Rainbows Across Borders and their Chorus will be performing on the night. Shows the lives of BME migrant, refugee and asylum seekers, which gives voice to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people who have made Southwark their home, offering future role models. More info.
Party at Peter’s House, South Croydon. Starting at 19.30, finishing at 23.00. Door charge £3, and bring a bottle.
Day out with Steve to see this free exhibition. Meet at the entrance at 11am.
Play based on George Orwell's novel about a repressed young woman and her progress back to respectability following a nervous breakdown and destitution. Features SLG member Bill Boyd. Presented by the Southside Players.Tickets cost £10.00, or £7.50 for concessions.Book by calling 07914 657 524. or online at www.southsideplayers.org.uk/tickets.
The Bus, a play about two teenage boys coming to terms with their sexuality, community and impending adulthood in a religious small town in America.
Stephen McKenna from the Gay Photographers Network talks about the challenges of preserving his family's photographic archive and the surprises uncovered by researching family history. Postponed from 11 November.