Vote now for a special Blue Plaque for Helene Aldwinckle. She was one of the most senior female codebreakers at Bletchley Park, which hosted the British government’s programme to crack the German Enigma code in the Second World War. Helen lived locally at 76 Farquhar Road SE19 from 1979 to 2014. The Southwark Blue Plaque … Continue reading Southwark Blue Plaque scheme – vote for Helene!
The Friends of Gipsy Hill would like to thank everyone who attended and contributed to the event, in person, online and in kind. Thank you Gipsy Hill Brewery for hosting. It was a great social meetup to start, and outcomes from the evening include donated photos that we will share with the community, a copy … Continue reading Gipsy Hill Heritage Meetup