Talk: William Morris and William de Morgan with Julian Orbach

Date(s) - 15th Jul 2024

St Luke's Hall


In this talk Julian Orbach will explore the relationships between William Morris and William de Morgan and their wider Arts & Crafts circle.

Julian Orbach is an author and lecturer in architectural history. He was architectural adviser to the Victorian Society in 1975-7 and wrote the Blue Guide to Victorian Buildings in Britain, published in 1987. He worked on the listing of historic buildings in England until he moved to Wales in 1987 where he was similarly employed by CADW. He has been a member of the Historic Buildings Advisory Council for Wales, the Cathedrals and Churches Commission of the Church in Wales and the Fabric Advisory Committees for St Davids and Wells Cathedrals.

7pm at St Luke’s Hall, St Luke’s Place GL53 7HP. Directions to the hall can be found here.
Free on-site parking – 30 spaces, first-come-first-served.

Tickets FoTW members £11, non-members £13

If you have any questions about the event or booking please phone Alison on 01242 519413 or email

Please book using one of the following options:

  • On-line bookings with a debit or credit card can be made using the form below.
  • Bank transfer – please email to let us know you have sent your transfer so that we can send you a booking confirmation. Bank transfers should be made to Friends of The Wilson Sort Code 30-91-87 Account 00005816. The reference must include your surname plus as much of the event title as will fit, for example SMITH ORBACH.
  • Cheque – please complete a booking form (download here ) and post it with your cheque. Please make cheques payable to Friends of The Wilson and send with a SAE or clearly written email address to Mrs Alison Pascoe, 77 Naunton Lane, Cheltenham, GL53 7AZ.

Places are not confirmed until payment is received.

Terms & Conditions: When taking part in the talk please follow these guidelines:

  • Please do not attend a talk if you have any Covid-19 symptoms
  • You are undertaking this event at your own risk



Ticket Type Price Spaces
Morris & de Morgan
Talk by Julian Orbach: FoTW members
Morris & de Morgan
Talk by Julian Orbach: non-members

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