Monthly Archives: October 2022

News from Russell Square

The Friends of Russell Square have started to produce a newsletter, copies of which can usually be found in the cafe in the gardens, or can be viewed here

Breathe: Bloomsbury Festival 2022 walks and events

 Bloomsbury Festival 2022 features a whole host of events, including a number of fascinating walks and talks which covering a diverse range of topics. Take a look below at some of the highlights.   See Full Festival Programme Here Friends of St George’s Gardens are presenting a free event in their fascinating series on former occupants […]

Bloomsbury’s Links to Slavery: St George’s Gardens in the Bloomsbury Festival

A presentation exploring how the lives of some of the people buried in St George‚Äôs Gardens were closely linked to slavery, which brought wealth and privilege to Bloomsbury. On Saturday 22 October at 3pm, Friends of St George’s Gardens will be looking at the lives of some of the people buried in the Gardens who owned […]