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Welcome to our events page where you can view upcoming activities during Norwoods very own Year of Culture 2019 #NorwoodFun

See below for individual events, and see the side column for venues that hold regular activites with links direct to their own Whats On page. Do you know of an event we can list? Send us the details here

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West Norwood Cemetery tour

Sunday, March 1, 2020

To increase knowledge and appreciation of the Cemetery, the Friends of West Norwood Cemetery hold guided tours on the first Sunday of every month. The tours last about one and a half hours.

Talk: John Ruskin

Thursday, March 19, 2020

By Jon Newman, Archives Manager

Annual General Meeting and talk ‘History of the Norwood Society’

Thursday, April 16, 2020

by Jerry Green

Talk: MyHouse/MyStreet project

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Cintra Park, Berridge Road and Barnfield Road.

Talk: the history of the West Norwood Orphanage

Thursday, June 18, 2020

by Colin Fenn

‘A Walk in the Fresh Air Suburb’

Sunday, July 19, 2020

Led by Stephen Oxford


Thursday, August 20, 2020

To be confirmed.

Talk: History of Bethlem Museum

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Talk: ‘Camille Pissarro in the Crystal Palace and Norwood Areas’

Thursday, October 15, 2020

by Nicholas Reed

Talk by Stephen Oxford

Thursday, November 19, 2020

What do Admiral Robert Fitzroy, The Honourable Plantagenet Pierrepoint Carey, Joseph Ezekiel Cheek, Linklater V Needle, a handful of artists and 900 paupers have in common?’