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Thursday, 18 August 2016 at 6pm
Historic Pubs walk in St Paul's area, London
Travel: St Paul’s Underground station
As in previous years, Roger Bone will be leading us around an interesting area of London and taking us into some of the most historic pubs in the area. This year’s tour starts at St Paul’s and goes on to Bow Lane and Monument. We will end with a meal (optional) at Rajasthan, close to Monument tube. Please note this is different from the 2015 walk.
We will meet in the ticket hall area of St Paul’s tube station at 6pm for a walk The Historic Pubs Around St Paul’s Cathedral.
The walk will take in Temple Bar, St Paul’s churchyard and Queen Anne’s statue, Carter Lane and the Rising Sun Inn, Watling Street and Williamson’s Tavern, Bow Church and King Street leading to the Guildhall and St Lawrence Church. The walk will end with a meal at the Lord Raglan Inn at 8 30pm. The Lord Raglan is very close to St Paul’s tube station and has a wide menu of inexpensive dishes. The walk is roughly a circular one ending almost where we begin.
Cost: LRG members – free; non-LRG members - £5.
Translators without borders
The charity that supports translation for NGOs
Saturday, 10 September 2016 2.15pm - 5pm option for BYO sandwiches at 12.30pm
Cost: Free for LRG members; £5 for non-members (pay on the door)
Venue: King & Queen pub - http://www.thekingandqueenpub.com">Click
Travel: Goodge Street or Warren Street underground stations
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Sue Fortescue, UK Coordinator for Translators Without Borders (TWB) will talk about the charity, how it functions, how translators are recruited, the clients it serves and how TWB helps to save lives.
Sue, together with Claire Cox, ITI member, will also be talking about another TWB initiative, the TWB Online Cookbook, to which TWB translators have contributed. Claire Cox will also talk about the new Foodie Translators Facebook group.
The pub serves drinks, tea and coffee; if you would like to enjoy a sociable lunch before the event, bring your own sandwiches or snacks to share from 12.30pm
We will finish with tea and cake.