HISTORY SOCIETY

Past events

George Abbot September talk

A Presentation on George Abbot – A Man of the World by Nicholas Bale

Talk – A Presentation on George Abbot – A Man of the World by Nicholas Bale

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September 17, 2019
bbq-event

BBQ

Members BBQ at Cricketshill House. Starts 6.30 pm

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July 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
Guided tour of Blackheath with Sara Sullivan

Guided tour of Blackheath with Sara Sullivan

Wednesday 5th June Guided Tour of Blackheath Surrey with Sara Sullivan. Starts at 10.30 am.

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June 5, 2019 @ 10:30 am
The Gardener Gertrude Jekyll

Outing to Munstead Wood. A Gertrude Jekyll’s Garden.

Tuesday 14th May Trip to Munstead Wood Godalming – A Gertrude Jekyll Garden – starts 2pm...

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May 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An Illustrated Talk About Ockham Park

David Taylor talk – The Life & Loves of Ada Lovelace of Ockham Park

David Taylor talk – The Life & Loves of Ada Lovelace of Ockham Park

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
April 16, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Gardener Gertrude Jekyll

An Illustrated Talk About The Gardener Gertrude Jekyll

Julian Pooley – An Illustrated Talk About The Gardener Gertrude Jekyll

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
March 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
a talk by Sian Walters

AGM

Members only. Cheese and wine plus a talk by Sian Walters. Note: Events very often finish earlier th...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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February 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Christmas Social

The Christmas Social. Members only.

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December 11, 2018
Clandon- the fire and the future

Paul Cook

Paul Cook, Project manager for National Trust. ‘Clandon- the fire and the future’ Doors open at ...

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November 20, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Alan Turing – Guildford’s best kept secret

Paul Backhouse

Paul Backhouse – An illustrated talk, ‘Alan Turing – Guildford’s best kept secret’ Doors o...

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October 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Iain Wakeford

Iain Wakeford – an illustrated talk on industrial Woking Doors open at 7:30pm, event starts at 8pm...

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September 18, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ripley Event_Our History Our Identity

Our History Our Identity

Ripleyites old or new –please come along to the market to tell us what Ripley means to you. Guildf...

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August 11, 2018
Visit Tilford Rural Life Centre. Cost £10 including talk and tour.

Visit Tilford Rural Life Museum

Visit Tilford Rural Life Centre. Cost £10 including talk and tour. Lunch at the Old Kiln Café (cos...

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July 13, 2018 @ 12:00 am

Day trip to Dorking

Day trip to Dorking including the caves.

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June 14, 2018

Outing to Brookwood Cemetery

Outing to Brookwood cemetery plus afternoon tea at Worplesdon Place.  

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May 15, 2018

The History Brookwood Cemetery

Kim Lowe – The History Brookwood cemetery. Doors open at 7:30pm, event starts at 8pm at Ripley...

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April 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Clandon House During The First World War

Clandon House During The First World War

June Davey – An illustrated talk about Clandon House during the First World War. Doors open at...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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March 13, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Surrey Slideshow

AGM Members only. Cheese and Wine plus slide show of old surrey scenes. Doors open at 7:30pm, event ...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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February 20, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Circle 8

Circle 8 film, presented by Terence Patrick, ‘Tales of Surrey’. Doors open at 7:30pm, event star...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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January 16, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Christmas Social.

Members only.

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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December 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Dating old houses from their architecture, with particular reference to Send and Ripley

Talk by Brigid Fice from the Domestic Buildings Research Group. Start time is usually 7.30 for 8.00 ...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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November 21, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

TBA

Start time is usually 7.30 for 8.00 and finishing around 9.30.

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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October 17, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Liz Taylor talk on History of RHS Wisley

Start time is usually 7.30 for 8.00 and finishing around 9.30.

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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September 19, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Visit to Pyrford Church and Wisley Church

5pm visit to Pyrford Church and Wisley Church with an optional supper at 7.15 at The Anchor in Pyrfo...

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Pyrford Church and Wisley Church
June 20, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Day visit to Brooklands

All day event.

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Brooklands
May 17, 2017

Working the Wey: early bargemen of the Wey Navigation

Talk by Sue Jones Note: Events very often finish earlier than the 10pm end time stated here.

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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April 18, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Guildford- The Rock ‘n Roll Years.

Illustrated talk by David Rose. Note: Events very often finish earlier than the 10pm end time stated...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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March 7, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

AGM

7.30 sharp for AGM. (Non-members 8pm for 8.15 start for film). Cheese and Wine plus Circle 8 film on...

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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February 21, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 pm

History of Brooklands -Race Track and Airfield

Illustrated talk by Tim Morris on the History of Brooklands -Race Track and Airfield

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Ripley Village Hall
High Street,Ripley
Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF United Kingdom
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January 17, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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