St Albans’ Own East End

the local history people

Our Programme for


Similar Interest Groups

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


Wed, May 31st at 19.00

Camp Road

A guided walk with Mike Neighbour

Start at Travis Perkins. Finish at Ashley Road.

Booking required. £4 for non-members.

Wed,June 14th at 18.30

Excursion - Along the Grand Union Canal in Berkhamsted

A guided walk with Bernard Edwards.

£5 by minibus or £3 if travelling by car.

Minibus leaves Fleetville Community Centre at 17.30

Booking essential.

Sun, July 2nd  at 12.00

Larks in the Parks

A J Nicholson Coat Manufacturer exhibition

Fleetville Recreation Ground

Wed, June 28th at 18.30

Right Up Our Street - Cambridge Road  

A guided walk with the Cambridge Road Project Team

Start at the junction of Camp View Road & Camp Road.

Booking required. £4 for non-members.

Sat, July 29th at 14.00

Laid to Rest - Families and Friends  

A guided walk with Mike Neighbour and Liz Bloom

Hatfield Road Cemetery.

Booking required. £4 for non-members.

Wed, Aug 9th at 18.30

Steaming from Smallford to Hatfield

A guided walk with Mike Neighbour

Start at Smallford Bridge and end at The Galleria.

Booking required. £4 for non-members.

Sun, Aug 27th  14.00-17.00

The Fleetville Diaries Road Show- ask the experts

Drop in with your Fleetville memories & memorabilia

Fleetville Recreation Ground

Sat, Sept 30th at 14.00

Excursion - Around London Colney

A guided walk with London Colney History Association

Meet the minibus at Fleetville Community Centre.

Booking required. £4  

Sat, Oct 7th  at 12.00

Excursion - Samuel Johnson’s House (meet at the house)

Travelby train.  Entry: Adult £6, Concessions £5, NT members 50% off.

Followed by a meal at The Old Bank of England pub (optional)