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March 2024

An evening with Helen Russell

Tuesday, 5th March, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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We are excited to be joined on Tuesday, 5 March for an insightful evening with TedX speaker Helen Russell. Helen's new book 'How to Raise a Viking,' will be released on 15, February and this talk at the ESU will touch on all aspects of her book, as well as her new lifestyle. After a decade of living in Denmark and raising a family there, author and speaker Helen Russell noticed that Nordic children are different to children back home.…

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Salisbury Branch: Music of the English Country Church with Frances Howard

Monday, 11th March, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
White Hart Hotel, 1 St John's Street
Salisbury, England SP1 2SD United Kingdom
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Join the Salisbury Branch of the ESU for a talk on the history of the Music of the English Country Church at the White Hart Hotel, hosted by Frances Howard. ‘Music of the English Parish Church’ is a subject which brings to life a music tradition that is under the radar of most books about music. Great musical achievements do not arrive ‘oven ready’, Handel’s Messiah or Beethoven’s 5th Symphony need singers and orchestras who can perform these works. Frances’…

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London Branch: Book Club

Wednesday, 20th March, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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A photo containing different books, which is intended as a cover photo for a book club

The ESU London Branch Members' book club meets once a month at Dartmouth House to exchange views on a book chosen by the group. Discussions take place from 11.00-12.30hrs on the third Wednesday of each month. If you would like to join our friendly and informal club please contact Kathleen Earley on earley.kathleen@gmail.com Complete and updated ESU book club reading list for 2024 Dec 23 - Jan 2024: Stalin ate my homework – Alexei Sayle - 320pp Jan- Feb: A Bend in the…

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ESU Quiz Night

Thursday, 21st March, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dartmouth House, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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Brush up on your general knowledge and join us for the annual ESU Quiz night! Eight teams of up to eight people will battle it out to win the top prize of the evening, a Dartmouth House bar tab worth £60! Each team will tackle a variety of topics across different themed rounds. There will be a maximum of 8 people per team. However, you do not need a team to participate, come along by yourself and find your team…

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April 2024

London Branch: Book Club

Wednesday, 17th April, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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A photo containing different books, which is intended as a cover photo for a book club

The ESU London Branch Members' book club meets once a month at Dartmouth House to exchange views on a book chosen by the group. Discussions take place from 11.00-12.30hrs on the third Wednesday of each month. If you would like to join our friendly and informal club please contact Kathleen Earley on earley.kathleen@gmail.com Complete and updated ESU book club reading list for 2024 Dec 23 - Jan 2024: Stalin ate my homework – Alexei Sayle - 320pp Jan- Feb: A Bend in the…

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May 2024

Salisbury Branch: The Roman Army at Old Sarum – Finds, Fact & Fiction with John Smith

Monday, 13th May, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
White Hart Hotel, 1 St John's Street
Salisbury, England SP1 2SD United Kingdom
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Join ESU Salisbury branch for a discussion on the Roman army at the White Hart Hotel, Salisbury. A living history talk, describing a set of Roman Legionary soldiers’ equipment from helmet crest from cross. All items that John Smith will be using to bring history to life are copies of examples found as archaeological finds. John will provide a personal experience of what the ‘kit’ can and cannot achieve. His talk will also include important items such as money, writing,…

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ESU Members’ Event: Afternoon tea at the House of Lords

Tuesday, 14th May, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The ESU’s annual Afternoon Tea at the House of Lords for members and alumni will take place on Tuesday, 14 May 2024. This will be held during IPSC week and so the participants will be in attendance. The event will take place in Cholmondeley Room and the House of Lords Terrace, a classic menu of sandwiches, tea and cakes served.  Dress code: Lounge suits. Accessibility: If you have any special access requirements please contact us at events@esu.org no later than…

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London Branch: Book Club

Wednesday, 15th May, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
+ Google Map
A photo containing different books, which is intended as a cover photo for a book club

The ESU London Branch Members' book club meets once a month at Dartmouth House to exchange views on a book chosen by the group. Discussions take place from 11.00-12.30hrs on the third Wednesday of each month. If you would like to join our friendly and informal club please contact Kathleen Earley on earley.kathleen@gmail.com Complete and updated ESU book club reading list for 2024 Dec 23 - Jan 2024: Stalin ate my homework – Alexei Sayle - 320pp Jan- Feb: A Bend in the…

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June 2024

London Branch: Book Club

Wednesday, 19th June, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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A photo containing different books, which is intended as a cover photo for a book club

The ESU London Branch Members' book club meets once a month at Dartmouth House to exchange views on a book chosen by the group. Discussions take place from 11.00-12.30hrs on the third Wednesday of each month. If you would like to join our friendly and informal club please contact Kathleen Earley on earley.kathleen@gmail.com Complete and updated ESU book club reading list for 2024 Dec 23 - Jan 2024: Stalin ate my homework – Alexei Sayle - 320pp Jan- Feb: A Bend in the…

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July 2024

London Branch: Book Club

Wednesday, 17th July, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
+ Google Map
A photo containing different books, which is intended as a cover photo for a book club

The ESU London Branch Members' book club meets once a month at Dartmouth House to exchange views on a book chosen by the group. Discussions take place from 11.00-12.30hrs on the third Wednesday of each month. If you would like to join our friendly and informal club please contact Kathleen Earley on earley.kathleen@gmail.com Complete and updated ESU book club reading list for 2024 Dec 23 - Jan 2024: Stalin ate my homework – Alexei Sayle - 320pp Jan- Feb: A Bend in the…

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