The City Series


“From country house to Viceroys house: A journey with Sir Edwin Lutyens”


Wednesday 27th June at 6:00pm / Victorian Art Gallery at New Walk Museum.

Martin Lutyens, Chair of the Lutyens Trust and descendant of Sir Edwin Lutyens, will give a talk about this famous architect, renowned for designing many famous war memorials, including Leicester’s Arch of Remembrance in Victoria Park.

Free to attend – book at:


Later in the year:

Thursday 9th August 2018: ‘Disaster risk reduction for cities – urbanisation & climate change’ (Dr Ksenia Chmutina, Loughborough University & Jon Vann, Environment Agency). 5:30pm / Central Baptist Church.

Thursday 1st November: John Dean (former President of the Royal Town Planning Institute and Chief Planner of Leicester) on legacy of post-war planning. 5:30pm / City Hall.


Past Events

See articles on main blog page for details.


Satellite Seminars- see main blog page for details of these partner led events