Leamington Spa: Gibberd, Fedeski and more
Saturday 4th April 2020 | 10.15am – 4.30pm
Venue: Leamington Spa - Postponed due to Coronavirus If you have a place booked we will be in touch by email.
Led by: C20 Trustee Julia Lane with expert input from Elain Harwood, author of the recently published Art Deco Britain, Space Hope & Brutalism and leader of many C20 tours
Image: RC Church of Our Lady, Lillington, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire. Elain Harwood
Our fascinating day in the elegant Leamington Spa will start with our first views of the late Art Deco Rangemaster Offices moments before arrival, getting us in the mood for a brief encounter with the Art Deco station. Tour highlights will include local architect, Henry Fedeski’s Festival-style library (1959-60) and stunning Our Lady's church (1963), both listed, as well as two housing estates and other buildings by Frederick Gibberd who was born and brought up nearby.
The tour will be a mix of walking and coach. There will be a stop for lunch (please note that you will need to arrange your own and the cost is not included).
London train departs Marylebone 8.40 arrives 9.57
Members’ price: £35
Non members’ price: £55
Meet time/place: 10.15am Leamington Spa Station
Finish time/place: 4.30pm Leamington Spa Station