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The National Archives

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

September 2019

The Five: the untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper

September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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£10

Five women – Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane – all brutally murdered in 1888, their killer was never officially identified.

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Mary Chamberlain’s The Hidden

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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£7.50

Join Mary Chamberlain as she discusses her recent novel The Hidden set against the backdrop of Nazi-occupied Jersey during the Second World War. Her historical inspiration draws heavily on files from The National Archives.

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October 2019

How James Bond won the Cold War for Britain

October 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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£15

A family friendly talk about the genesis of 007, Ian Fleming’s life in the secret service and how the Bond books and films relate to real world events.

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The Fall of Wolsey

October 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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£7.50

Thomas Wolsey fell from grace following his failure to secure the king a divorce. The National Archives hold records which detail this fall - from Wolsey’s failure to grant Henry an annulment, to the legal processes which sealed Wolsey's fate.

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Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

October 6 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

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One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 11:30am

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

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Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

October 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

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One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 1:30pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

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Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

October 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on September 1, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 3:00pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

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Who dares wins: Britain 1979-1982

October 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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£15

Dominic Sandbrook recreates the strange world of early 1980s.

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October 15 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 1:30pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

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Fear, fashion and design in the Cold War

October 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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£12

From the Bikini, named after a nuclear test site, to the space age look of plastic dresses and silver boots, hear how the conditions of the Cold War shaped fashion and design.  

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Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

October 19 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on October 24, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 11:30am

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

October 19 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 25, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:30pm

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One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

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One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 1:30pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

October 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 25, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on August 4, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 3:00pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

November 2019

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

November 3 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 25, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 11:30am

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

November 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 25, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 1:30pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

November 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 25, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 3:00pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

November 5 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 25, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 1:30pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
+ Google Map
Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

Find out more »

Protect & Survive: Exhibition Tours

November 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 1, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on October 6, 2019 at 11:30am

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One event on November 3, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 3, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 3:00pm

The National Archives, Ruskin Avenue
Kew,TW9 4DU
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Free

The Cold War (1945-1991) was a 46-year stand-off between the world’s communist and capitalist superpowers, made all the more tense by the threat of nuclear war.

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