Upcoming Events

  • July Meeting: Women with Swords
    Wed, 20 Jul
    St Luke's Church Hall
    20 Jul, 19:30 – 21:30
    St Luke's Church Hall, Hillmarton Rd, London N7 9JE, UK
    Talk and sword fighting demo from our own lovely Steph Holt and friends. Please note: Nearest rail/tube station to the venue is Caledonian Road
  • August Social: Annual Picnic at Hampstead Heath
    Sun, 07 Aug
    Kenwood House, Hampstead Heath
    07 Aug, 15:00 – 18:00
    Kenwood House, Hampstead Heath, Hampstead Lane, London NW3 7JR, UK
    Join us for our 10th annual picnic at Kenwood House. This is another opportunity to meet up with old and new friends to celebrate our 10th year. The picnic takes place on the lawn at the front of Kenwood House Open to all genders, kids and dogs. Warning: there may be Goths in trees!
  • September Meeting: Alnwick Poison Garden ~ No Picking, No Tasting, No Salads!
    21 Sept, 19:30 – 21:30
    Online event
    Talk from Alnwick Poison Garden on how and why they created the garden, and some of the more macabre uses of their plant collection. Guests, please RSVP for Zoom link
  • October Meeting: Gin distilling/ Craft beer brewing/ Make your own flavoured spirits
    19 Oct, 19:30 – 21:30
    St Luke's Church Hall, Hillmarton Rd, London N7 9JE, UK
    Meeting tbc - this will either be a talk and tasting or a hands on session creating your own flavoured spirits (which make excellent Xmas gifts) Please note: Nearest rail/tube station to the venue is Caledonian Road
  • November Meeting: Annual Meeting + Christmas Bauble Decorating
    16 Nov, 19:30 – 21:30
    St Luke's Church Hall, Hillmarton Rd, London N7 9JE, UK
    Annual Meeting Christmas bauble decorating GVWI business for the year and committee voting. Bauble decorating - Lisa will bring baubles, paint pens, glitter and stickers, you just need to bring creativity (or wine … wine is fine!) NB: Nearest rail/tube station to the venue is Caledonian Road
  • December Meeting: Working with the ghosts of Hampton Court Palace
    14 Dec, 19:30 – 21:30
    Online event
    We all enjoy a ghost story at Christmas - After her hugely popular talk last December, Sarah Slater is back to tell us about her experience of the spookier elements of the palace. https://www.facebook.com/sarahslaterhamptoncourttourguide/ Guests, please RSVP for Zoom link
  • Cornelia Parker Exhbition at the Tate Britain
    Time is TBD
    Tate Gallery, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG
    Join us for a trip to the Cornelia Parker exhibition at the Tate Gallery! Dates to be confirmed, register your interest and we'll set up an outing. https://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-britain/cornelia-parker