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Public Gardens attached to the Horniman Museum in Forest Hill, South London, were recently renovated in 2012 with help from the Lottery Fund. The museum also contains within it the Centre for Understanding the Environment (CUE). Nearest Station: Forest Hill (Southern) from London Bridge. (www. horniman.ac.uk/; and www. londongardensonline.org.uk).
The infamous 'parasol metropol' market in the old quarter of Seville is made of wood. It was designed by the German architect Jürgen Mayer-Hermann. Pamela Holt has a full account of the Guild's trip to Spain, with thanks to Bill Bessler (1964) for organising it from his home in southern Andalucía.
PRESIDENT'S NEWSLETTER 2013. Guild President, Bob Ivison, sends his Christmas best wishes to members together with news for next year.
GET IN TOUCH IF YOU CAN MAKE IT...... SINGAPORE AND PENANG AWAIT YOU.
WEBSITE UPDATE Committee passes the next stage of website development.