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Current items about the Brentham Garden Suburb

Strawberry Tea

Following the Open Gardens event last Sunday there’s a chance to enjoy another fine Brentham garden for The Strawberry Tea on Sunday 23rd June. Come and meet many of the Brentham Society Committee, your local Councillors and MPs and mingle … Continue reading

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Summer of Rockets – Filming in Brentham

The current BBC2 drama Summer of Rockets was partly filmed in Brentham last year. The full series is available on the BBC iPlayer or you can watch it on Wednesday evenings at 9pm on BBC2. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Open Gardens 2019

  The annual Open Gardens Day will be on Sunday 9th June from 1-30pm to 5pm There will be a plant sale on Vivian Green (opposite Brentham Club) Teas will be served by Diana Hill at 10 Winscombe Crescent  If you … Continue reading

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Fallen Oak Tree

Within a few seconds on Saturday 4th May a part of the pre-history of Brentham was suddenly gone. At about 5.20pm, in the allotments between Brunner Road and Brentham Way there was a terrific vibration as one of the huge … Continue reading

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Brentham Fireplace

The Brentham Society has a store of reclaimed original Brentham fixtures and fittings – including this handsome bedroom fireplace. If you are doing any renovation work and would like to restore original features, the Brentham Society would be happy for … Continue reading

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New Brentham Merchandise

These tea towels show images from our extensive archive. Printed on top quality Panama Cotton, hemmed on 4 sides, measuring 78 x 49 cm and priced at £7-00 each, or £24 for the set of four, they make ideal gifts. … Continue reading

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Recycling – a local scheme

Local Cafe, Cinnamon, on Pitshanger Lane has come up with a really useful idea and is recycling coffee grounds for customers to take for their gardens. Do help yourselves, enrich your Brentham garden and at the same time support a … Continue reading

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Book and DVD Deal

The Brentham Society in conjunction with Pitshanger Bookshop  The book ‘Brentham:  A History of the Pioneer Garden Suburb’, by Aileen Reid,  £15 including a free copy of the DVD ‘The Brentham Story’. Available at  Pitshanger Bookshop  see also the Society SHOP

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Walking Book Club

Hello Residents – You have a walking book club in your midst! We meet and walk in Pitshanger Park (for approximately 1 hour) and discuss a book which has been proposed by different members of the book club at the previous … Continue reading

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