Events for 02/03/2017
This gorgeous exquisite masterpiece of a film is about the life of a family who lived at Kenwood House on Hampstead Health in the second half of the 18th century. The First Earl of Mansfield became the Lord Chief Justice of England. Dido Elizabeth Belle a young woman of mixed race is raised by her aristocratic great uncle Mansfield, but denied proper social standing due to the colour of her skin.
Richard Furnival Jones will speak on the ‘Palace of Harrods.’ The speaker was food hall manager and licensee until he retired in 2004 when he was the last manager to continue to wear the frock coat. He worked there for 40 years.
For information contact Gerald Diamond