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Tea and Talk – The Role of women of Huguenot Descent in the Great War

Keith is back for the 2nd of his talks on the Huguenot family. The talk is free for Friends of the Old Chapel otherwise £2 with refreshments included. Wed 8 […]

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London Open House

Our next Open Day will be part of Open House London. Free Entrance. Sunday 17 September 2pm-5pm

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Tea and Talk – The Seige of Colchester

Join Geoff Hartnell for a talk about the causes, conduct and consequences of the 1648 Siege of Colchester. The talk is free for Friends of the Old Chapel otherwise £2 […]

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Tea and Talk – Good Old Days of the East End

Ellen Owen will be here to talk about how the East Enders lived post WWII – so come along and walk down the frog and toad then up the apples […]

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Summer Holidays – Pottery Cafe

The Pottery Café operates on a first come, first served basis and prices start from £3. Pottery Cafe will be on during the summer school holidays every Thursday from 27th […]

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Local Heritage Fair

Local heritage sites will be at The Old Chapel to help you plan a great day out! A free helpdesk on starting your family history research is also available. Free […]

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Tea and Talk – The History of Rainham Hall

Join Sally James to learn about the history of the recently restored Rainham Hall. The talk is free for Friends of the Old Chapel otherwise £2 with refreshments included. Wed […]

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Summer Craft Fair

Browse a variety of arts and craft stalls at the Old Chapel and pick up a unique gift or treat yourself. Free Entrance. 10am – 4pm  

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Tea and Talk – Larger than life Victorian & Edwardian Upminster Characters

Our resident local historian Tony Benton will be here to talk about the local characters in Upminster’s past. The talk is free for Friends of the Old Chapel otherwise £2 […]

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Victorian Tea Room

Come to The Old Chapel and enjoy a traditional afternoon tea. Harpist Hilary Barkwith will be playing and there will be Victorian crafts for children to enjoy. Free entrance to […]

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