Category Archives: Volunteers

Volunteers Needed

In 2012 Havering Museum will be working in partnership with The Queen’s Theatre, in Hornchurch as they begin an exciting large-scale heritage project. The project will involve thousands of local people in the lead up to The Queen’s Theatre Diamond … Continue reading

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Be a detective this February half-term

On Saturday 14 January 2012 Havering Museum’s second temporary exhibition was opened by the Mayor, Councillor Melvin Wallace and the Deputy Lieutenant of Havering, Mark Bryant . The day was filled with activites including; retro police cars and bike marking in Romford Market … Continue reading

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Crime and Punishment

Havering Museum begins the New Year with an exciting temporary exhibition: Crime and Punishment. The first of 4 new temporary exhibitions being launched in 2012. This exhibition was researched and completed by four of Havering Museum’s most dedicated volunteers. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Family Fun

Havering Museum started its Christmas festivities in style by attending the Romford Christmas Light switch on, on Thursday 17 November 2011. Havering Museum had a stall where we were promoting our Christmas Family Fun programme and giving away hand made … Continue reading

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Havering Archaeology

After a long and fascinating year of studying archaeology, our Saturday Archaeology Club have finished their course by creating a display panel in the Museum entrance. The archaeology club members have created this display after weeks of research into Romford Market and … Continue reading

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Remember My Story, Remember Me

This is Stanley Kaplin. He fought in North Africa, landed in Anzio and Normandy. He carries the scars of battle. We want to record the memories of people like Stanley and other members of the community so that future generations know … Continue reading

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Havering Museum at the Havering Show!

This August Bank Holiday weekend Havering Museum went to the Havering Show at Harrow Lodge Park, in Hornchurch, to promote our new Autumn For All Programme. Below are some photographs taken at Havering Museum’s stall. Some of our volunteers and … Continue reading

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Sporting Heroes Press Release

SEARCHING FOR HAVERING’S SPORTING HERITAGE Do you know any sporting stars connected to Havering? Have you any contact with local sporting personalities? Do you have any special interest in Havering’s sporting history, links to local clubs or are you just looking … Continue reading

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Museum praised by Mayor

Havering Museum has been praised by Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, for its volunteer programme. The Museum is staffed almost entirely by volunteers (over 40 in total!), ranging from young people in the Borough currently at college, to those who … Continue reading

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