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Kingsley Hall Bow – 90th Anniversary Events

Kingsley Hall Community Centre

90th Anniversary - Free Events

Powis Road E3 3HJ

Saturday 22nd September 11am-6pm: London Open House

Tours on the hour 12-5pm. Café 11am-5.30pm

Friday 28th September 3-5pm: Bromley by Bow – In the Footsteps of Muriel and Doris Lester. Tour led by prize-winning Blue Badge guide Rachel Kolsky. Starts at Bromley by Bow Station. Followed by tour of Kingsley Hall. Book in advance at

Friday 28th September 3-4.45pm: Bow Drama Group – Common Women

Staged reading of a play about the anti-nuclear protest camp at Greenham Common missile base, by Jill Truman, with songs

Saturday 29th September: Kingsley Strings: musice reflecting the commitment of Kingsley Hall’s founders to peace, freedom, social justice and the rights of women. Live music in the café 2.30-4pm. Illustrated talk 4-4.45pm

5-6pm Cookham Quartet: music by Walford Davies, supporter of Kingsley Hall

7-8.30pm Auralio String Quartet: quartet movements by suffragette composer Ethel Smyth, plus Bollywood Tunes, a Cockney singalong, and more…

Café open 2.30-9pm

Tuesday 2nd October

3-4.30pm Join us for the Inauguration of the World Peace Pathway in Kingsley Hall’s Peace Garden.