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Events


The Darkest Hour
Events || Jun 14, 2018

A special visit to the Churchill War Rooms, Members of the Chelsea Society and our guests will have the opportunity on Thursday 14th June ...

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The Sloane Club
Events || Jul 17, 2018

A further opportunity to enjoy the works of art at the Sloane Club, 52 Lower Sloane Street, London SW1W 8BS including a reception. Tuesday ...

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Meeting with the Residents’ Associations of Chelsea
Events || Sep 26, 2018

At 6.30 pm the Planning Committee of the Chelsea Society will meet with the Residents’ Associations of Chelsea to discuss matters of common interest, ...

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2018 Annual General Meeting
Events || Nov 21, 2018

The 90th AGM of the Society will be held at 6.30pm at St. Luke’s Hall, St. Luke’s St., SW3. Admission is restricted to paid-up ...

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Annual Dinner 2018
Events || Dec 05, 2018

The Anniversary dinner in 2017 was such a success (See  http://chelseasociety.org.uk/anniversary-dinner-caledonian-club/  ) that the Chairman has decided to make this an annual event. In ...

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Sutton Estate, Chelsea
News | May 18, 2018

Planning Appeal   The William Sutton Estate is a large estate bounded by Cale St., Elystan St., Marlborough St. and Ixworth Place. It was ...

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Natural History Museum
News | May 16, 2018

On 16th May The Chelsea Society was represented by its Chairman and Vice-chairman at the Annual Trustees’ Dinner.     The museum is an ...

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Planning Law Review
News | May 15, 2018

The Chelsea Society was represented by the Chairman of its Planning Committee at the meeting at the Town & Country Planning Association on 15th ...

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Enforcement
News | April 4, 2018

LATEST NEWS On 22nd March 2018 the Chairman and Vice-chairman of the Society had a follow-up meeting with Cllr. Pascall and senior officials of ...

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The Queen’s Head, Tryon Street
News | March 13, 2018

  UPDATE:  The Chairman of the Planning Committee and the Committee member for Royal Hospital Ward were consulted on 13th March 2018 by the ...

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CHELSEA HOUSEBOATS
News | March 13, 2018

The Chelsea Society supports the houseboat dwellers in Chelsea Reach who are trying to avoid eviction.  These houseboats have become part of the charm ...

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Feature


The Darkest Hour
Events | Jun 14, 2018

A special visit to the Churchill War Rooms, Members of the Chelsea Society and our guests will have the opportunity on Thursday 14th June at 1.45pm to meet the historical adviser to the recently acclaimed film The Darkest Hour and to tour the operations centre deep below London from which Winston Churchill directed the Second World War. Phil Reed OBE was Director of the Churchill War Rooms from 1993-2016 and also Director of HMS Belfast from 1999-2016. He will give us some insights into the creation and workings of the…

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Mayor of London’s Transport Strategy
Feature | October 4, 2017

Submission by the Planning Committee of the Chelsea Society 29th September 2017   THE BIG PICTURE In this 151-page document the Mayor of London sets out his proposals for enabling people to move around safely and conveniently in London in the foreseeable future.  The document contains many proposals with which we would agree, but the challenge will be overwhelming if the number of people living in London, working in London, and visiting London, continues to increase as rapidly as in recent years. Essentially anyone in the United Kingdom, or indeed…

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