Explore Battersea Arts Centre's Archive

This archive includes photographs, stories, and documents from BAC and Battersea Town Hall. View the whole digital collection on our Browse page or search by category on the Collections page.
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Recruiting flyer ww1.pdf

Air Raid Shelters poster/Recruiting

Our Town Hall had a vital and versatile role during the First World War, a tribunal for conscientious objectors, a recruitment centre,

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richard bell - rail nur rmt labour.jpg

The Town Hall's Grand Hall

Highlights of the shows, the people, the politics, the history, the smells, the music that took place in the Grand Hall. From

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40 years ago tomorrow

Tomorrow 40 years ago I was at this gig. I was due to meet Liam McKenty, a friend from school, at Kennington. He turned up, handed

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