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March 2022 General Meeting/Speaker Series: Melanie Backe-Hansen, The Street Where You Live

3 March, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

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How often have you approached your London street, square or front door and wondered “who lived here before I did? What is the history of my neighborhood?” Well as ever KCWC aims to help! Join us as house historian Melanie Backe-Hansen shares her two decades experience as a specialist researcher in the social history of houses and streets throughout the UK.

Melanie served as a consultant for the BBC2 popular series A House Through Time, and More 4’s History of Britain in 100 Homes. She is the author of “House Histories: The Secrets Behind Your Front Door” and “Historic Streets and Squares: The Secrets on Your Doorstep”.  A Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, The Society of Authors, and the Historical Writers’ Association, she is a regular contributor to national media including the Times, The Telegraph, and the Daily Mail as well as several lifestyle magazines, radio and websites.

Come and learn how to find out everything about The Street Where You Live.

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