Events & Activities

Murder at the Museum – Early 2017 Reading List Now Available!

The early 2017 reading list for Whitehall’s Murder at the Museum Book Club is now available! The Murder at the Museum Book Club offers a great opportunity to meet new people and discuss the intrigue, excitement, and mystery of some of the best detective fiction, from classics to contemporaries. Described by one member as a ‘fantastic… Continue reading Murder at the Museum – Early 2017 Reading List Now Available!

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Friends of Whitehall: A Tale of Two Halves

An update on the Friends of Whitehall’s recent visit to the Benjamin Franklin House and Blue Badge guided walk in London from Jenny Lugton, Friends of Whitehall Secretary. Benjamin Franklin’s House in London was the destination for 24 Friends of Whitehall on a bright crisp November morning. The house, in Craven street, is situated near Trafalgar… Continue reading Friends of Whitehall: A Tale of Two Halves

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Friends of Whitehall Collectors Afternoon

An update on the Friends of Whitehall’s successful activity programme from Jenny Lugton, Friends of Whitehall Secretary. A very successful Collectors Afternoon was held in the upstairs room at Cheam Library on 11th August, attracting people who were visiting the library as well as regular Friends of Whitehall members. Collections on show covered a wide… Continue reading Friends of Whitehall Collectors Afternoon

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Now Recruiting Volunteers for Pop-Up Whitehall!

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are excited to get involved with the community through heritage! Pop-Up Volunteers must acquire a sound knowledge of Whitehall, a Grade II* listed 16th century building in Cheam, and its Heritage Lottery Funded project and communicate this to members of the public in a variety of ways (training… Continue reading Now Recruiting Volunteers for Pop-Up Whitehall!

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Murder at the Museum – New Reading List!

The new reading list for Whitehall’s Murder at the Museum Book Club is now available! The Murder at the Museum Book Club offers a great opportunity to meet new people and discuss the intrigue, excitement, and mystery of some of the best detective fiction, from classics to contemporaries. Described by one member as a ‘fantastic… Continue reading Murder at the Museum – New Reading List!

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Whitehall Pop Ups in Cheam

During May, the Whitehall Pop Up Museum was launched in Cheam village. At both the Cheam Charter Fair and Cheam Rotary Fair our enthusiastic staff gave visitors information about our Heritage Lottery Fund project, showcased handling objects and led free family friendly crafts, including brass rubbings and make your own models of Whitehall. Look out for us at… Continue reading Whitehall Pop Ups in Cheam