First Friday Club (May)


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John Beasly

The speaker in May will be local preacher and historian John Beasley, whose talk is entitled “Laughter is Good Medicine.”


Starts: Friday 11:00
Ends: Friday 12:30

Event Details

Address:5th floor Peckham Library
122 Peckham Hill Street

Post code:SE15 5JR


John D. Beasley, a well-known local historian, has written a number of books on the London Borough of Southwark and has contributed over 150 local history articles to the South London Press. John has been a member of the Peckham Methodist Church since 1969 and is a Methodist Local Preacher and a Sunday School Leader. He lives in South East London. Many of his publications are in stock in Southwark libraries, the most popular titles are "Camberwell through time", "East Dulwich remembered", "Peckham and Nunhead residents and visitors". His talks about local history at Peckham Library are always very well attended. In May he will talk about the healthiness of having a laugh in life. He will surprise his audience as usual... Complimentary tea and coffee for the public.


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