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2012: The London Walk & Memorial Service

May 1, 2012

Category: Events (Pre - Aug 2013) |

5th May 2012:
London Walk & Memorial Service

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of Hardy’s first arrival in London on 17th April 1862.

10.30 am: meet on the War Memorial Steps (main entrance) at Waterloo Station for an exploration of Hardy’s London lead by Tony Fincham – from the West End to Bloomsbury and St Pancras Old Churchyard (bring a packed lunch) – thence to the Westbourne Park area – returning for

3.30 pm: meet by the West Door of Westminster Abbey (the tomb of the Unknown Warrior) for

3.45 pm: a short thanksgiving service of poetry and prayers in Poets’ Corner, during which a wreath will be laid on Hardy's tomb.

For full script of Tony Fincham's London Walk - log-on to the Members Area.


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