St Albans’ Own East End

the local history people

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We Do Talks!

Please contact us if you would like us to talk to your social group on a variety of subjects relating to the history of this area.  This year, any donations you wish to make for our talks will go to Fleetville Dairies to fund publications and exhibitions for the community.

Available Talks

Wednesday, February 22nd  2017 - 7.30pm


Fleetville Community Centre, Royal Road

The Orchid King: Frederick Sander

presented by

Liz Bloom

Frederick Sander’s St Albans Orchid Nursery was and still is very well-known in orchid growing circles.  The dramatic stories of the rise and fall of his family business are worthy of a family saga adaptation for television!