Lunchtime Lecture with Peter Williams

When

4 May 2020

12.00

Ticketing Information

Price: £10, includes a light lunch


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William Grenfell, the Lord Desborough (1855-1945) devoted much of his life to the River Thames, whether as sportsman or administrator. 

This talk explores the life and times of Desborough from his early sporting achievements, family tragedies, to his civic and national roles and royal connections.

Desborough lived at Taplow Court, Taplow. A true Downton story!

 

Bride and Groom at Garden Room entrance
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1 March 2020

Hampton Court Palace

11:00-15:00

Free

Guns are fired from the Tower of London wharf in front of the Thames with Tower Bridge in the background
Things to see

See special commemorative firings at the Tower of London on the Gun Park located on the Wharf.

21 April 2020

Tower of London

13:00

Free

The Chapel Royal of St Peter ad Vincula, September 2014. Looking north towards the Sir Richard & Elizabeth Cholmondley chest tomb monument (c1522).
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Tower of London

19:00

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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