The Civil Service Club
13-15 Great Scotland Yard
The London Ashridge Circle is not part of The Civil Service Club and you do not have to be a member of the Club to attend the Circle’s talks, but CSC members are welcome.
Light refreshments are served prior to each talk and the meetings end at approximately 20:30.
Non members are welcome to attend the Talks upon payment of £5.00.
Members of the Civil Service Club are welcome!
Tuesday 18 September, at 19:00 - Civil Service Club
FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION TO THE UK’S LEADING HISTORICAL PICTURE LIBRARY
Tom Gillmor, Head of Content, Mary Evans Picture Library
Monday 15 October, at 19:00 - Civil Service Club
CARAVAGGIO AND THE KNIGHTS OF ST JOHN: A STRANGE RELATIONSHIP
Anne Davison, Lay Canon and NADFAS Lecturer
Tuesday 20 November, at 18:30 - Civil Service Club
Annual General Meeting
To be followed by:
THE SECRET POISONER
Linda Stratmann, Crime Writer and Novelist
Thursday 13 December, at 12:00
Christmas Lunch at The ‘CSC’
Carriages at 14:30
THE Spring Supper Talks will take place at National Liberal Club,
1 Whitehall Place, London SW1A 2HE
Supper commences at 17:30; Non-Diners arrive 19:00 for Tea/Coffee; 19:00-21:00 Talk followed by Q&A
Members of the National Liberal Club are welcome!
Wednesday 20 February, at 19:00
BADGER HAM AND STEWED SPARROWS:
A CURIOUS HISTORY OF ENGLISH FOOD
Dr Peter Ross, Principal Librarian, The Guildhall Library
Monday 18 March, at 19:00
HOW THE EXPERTS ARE TRYING TO OUTWIT THE FORGERS
John Shaw, Member of the Experts Committee, The Royal Philatelic Society London
Wednesday 17 April, at 19:00
STALIN’S ENGLISHMAN: THE LIVES OF GUY BURGESS
Andrew Lownie, Literary Agent and Biographer
The London Ashridge Circle is a membership society, that also organises social events throughout the year. Non-members may ‘sample’ the society prior to taking out a subscription. For information on how to do this, please contact:
Judith Thursby, Membership Secretary
tel: 07555 27765
or you can complete the Contact Form on