The IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, trips, heritage events, organised tours and other random miscellany happening around London this weekend.

Saturday 24th October


Online events / webinars

The talk essentially takes the form of a guided tour of the house and church.
 6pm to :
 

Sunday 25th October

Open days usually feature the restored engines in operation, a light railway trip, and walks around the Victorian buildings.
clock 10:30am to 4pm
 
location Abbey Wood

Online events / webinars

Join Alistair Hall, art director and author of London Street Signs, for an illustrated talk exploring some of the capital’s most beautiful and curious nameplates.
 1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
London Street Signs
Pageboy, courtier, civil servant and poet. Chose to write in English rather than Court French. A radical choice, but why?
 6pm to 7pm
 
Geoffrey Chaucer - Life & Times