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Saturday 14 September 2019 9.30am - 4.15pm

World War II Day Conference at the Museum of Enfield

Dugdale Centre, Enfield Town, EN2 6DS  


2019 is the 80th anniversary of the start of the Second World War and the Museum of Enfield has put together an exhibition to show some aspects of the Borough during this period. In addition we are running a number of special events related to the exhibition.

In partnership with the Enfield Society we would like to invite you to our World War Two Day Conference, at the the Dugdale Centre on Saturday 14th September, 9.30am - 4.15pm.

This event brings together local historians, actors, poets and staff to showcase the history and impact of WWII in Enfield. 

We look forward to seeing you on what promises to be a fascinating day.

CLICK HERE to see the full programme for the day.


Tickets can be booked 3 ways:

Online –

Telephone – Call 020 8807 6680 for card bookings; Mon-Sat 10am-5pm

In person – Cash, cheque or card at Millfield Theatre, Dugdale Centre or Forty Hall




From 9.30am: Registration in Dugdale Centre Foyer

10.00: Introduction by Museum of Enfield’s Museum Officer, Jan Metcalfe

10.00 -11.00: Talk: Ian Jones – Save and Protect: The Work of the ARP in Enfield.

11.00-11.15: Tea and Coffee

11.15 – 11.45: ‘Lord Aberfeldy from Trent Park’ - Drama Performance, Colin Uttley, Spectrum Drama – GROUP 1

11.15 – 11.45: Enfield bomb damage map - Map Interactive Session with Joe Robinson – GROUP 2

11.45-12:45: Lunch & option to view the exhibition or view Archives with John Clark in Enfield Local Studies Centre or explore Local Society stalls

12.45 – 13.45: Talk: Carol Harris - Women in World War Two – The Home Front

13.45 – 14.15: ‘Lord Aberfeldy from Trent Park’ - Drama Performance, Colin Uttley, Spectrum Drama – GROUP 2

13.45 – 14.15: Enfield Bomb Damage Map - Interactive Session with Joe Robinson – GROUP 1

14.15 – 14:30: Tea and Coffee

14:30 – 15.30: Talk: Mike Brown - The Real Dad’s Army – The Home Guard’

15.30 – 16:15 WWII Voices from Enfield’s War Torn Past delivered by Enfield Poet Mary Duggan and featuring a line-up of poets.

16.15: Finish – last chance to visit the exhibition before the building closes

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