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The Taberdars’ Society : Waterloo Sunrise – London from the Sixties to Thatcher

Old Member event


Catherine House
0044 1865 279218


No charge

Join us for our first Taberdars’ Society event to be held in London. Come and meet Dr John Davis, Emeritus Fellow in history at Queen’s, and learn first-hand about his research into the history of modern London. His recently published book, Waterloo Sunrise, explores the impact of economic, social and cultural change on ‘swinging London’ in the 1960s and 70s.

When:          Wednesday 12 October 2022, 6-9pm
Where:         Oxford and Cambridge Club, 71 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5HD
Dresscode:  Formal Regime (please see the Oxford and Cambridge Club's dress regulation online)

Event programme

18:00 Arrival and refreshments
18:30 Waterloo Sunrise talk by Dr John Davis, followed by Q&A
19:30 Drinks reception
21:00 Carriages

Please book using the link provided in your personal invitation email or letter, or email the Old Members' Office at

The Taberdars’ Society brings together Old Members and Friends of the College who have pledged to give a gift to Queen’s in their wills.

We are always delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to know more, please contact Catherine House (

Waterloo Sunrise book cover