Events and Education

We are keen to promote education for our members (and non-members) through a variety of workshops and speakers.

Members are welcome to attend the monthly talk at Sidcup Conservative Club, 19 Station Road, DA15 7EB, 8 PM for 8.15 start. Non-members are also welcome for a small fee.

We also have a variety of interesting workshops, available to both members and to non-members.

Forthcoming Events:


  • 19 July – “Secrets from the River Thames” – London Mudlarker Jason Sandy
  • 20 September – “Women in Ancient Egypt” – led by Sofija Kirovski-McLean
  • 15 November – “Greenwich – History Talk” – by Greenwich Bus Tours

Held at the BSCC, 19 Station Road Sidcup, Kent, DA15 7EB

Past Talks:

  • 17 May – “A Possible Weir and Flash Lock at the Lea at Pudding Mill Lane” – led by David Sankey (not Starkey as I keep typing) (MOLA)
  • 15 March -“Mametz Wood and the 38th Welsh Division – an Archaeological Project” – led by Steve Roberts (Battlefield Historian)
  • Thursday 18 January – John Acworth – “The Spatial Aspects of London’s Hillforts and Earthworks”
  • Thursday 21 September – Joshua Frost (Senior Community Archaeologist for Thames Discovery Programme) – “Getting My Feet Wet – a year of Community archaeology with Thames Development Programme”
  • Thursday 16 November – Mark Stevenson (Historic England) – “Recent development related to archaeoogical site work within the borough”
  • Thursday 19 January – Dr David Walsh – “Death of the Gods? From Paganism to Christianity in the Late Roman Empire”
  • Thursday 16 March – Dave Sankey – MOLS Stepney Green: Moated Manor House to City Farm.
  • Thursday 18 May – Andrew Mayfield (Kent County Council Community Archaeologist and Historic Environment Record Officer) – “Cobham Landscape Detectives: year one”
  • Thursday 20 July – Scadbury Manor – Orpington District Archaeological Society
  • Thursday 17 November 2016 – Don Watson – “St Mary’s Spitalfields – burials”
  • Thursday 19 May 2016 – Sofija Kirovski-Mclean – “Egyptian Mummification.”
  • Thursday 21 July 2016 – Ethan White – “Archaeology and Modern Paganism”


Thank you to everyone who supported the AGM


Held at the BSCC, 19 Station Road Sidcup, Kent, DA15 7EB.