The Somme

This event has finished Took place on: Monday, 21st Nov 2016

Bestselling historian Hugh Sebag- Montefiore talks about one of history’s most iconic battles, how the Somme encapsulated the tragedy and stoicism of the Western Front. He will also discuss the lessons learned from the battle and how the so nearly tragedy led to triumph.

Saul David, author of 100 Days to Victory, will be interviewing Hugh Sebag-Montefiore.

Cost: £5

Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

Reserve tickets by phoning 020 7361 3010.

Europe/London The Somme Hugh Sebag- Montefiore talks about one of history’s most iconic battles. Kensington Central Library,Phillimore Walk,,London

See more events on the same day or today, tomorrow or rest of Nov


Kensington Central Library,

Phillimore Walk, London, W8 7RX

Google Map of Kensington Central Library

Nearest tube and train stations to Kensington Central Library

High Street Kensington
Notting Hill Gate
Holland Park

More local events coming soon

Learn to make simple coil baskets from grasses.
10:00 AM
This guided walking tour with Paul Talling,author of Derelict London and London's Lost Rivers (Penguin Random House Books), follows the route of the lower reaches of one of London's major subterranean rivers.
11:45 AM
This will be a chance to watch a simulated operation performed by a surgical robot.
7:00 PM
Watch the two cult sci-fi movies on a large IMAX screen.
7:00 PM
A panel debate that brings together the leading thinkers in robotics, economics and politics.
7:00 PM
This panel discussion will explore the future possibilities for intelligent robots and discover what they will do.
7:00 PM
A world-premier performance of a new live musical score to accompany Fritz Lang’s 1927 sci-fi masterpiece Metropolis.
8:00 PM