The Galley Club

Reasons for joining

Mark Ovenden — Johnston & Gill: Very British Types

Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. This evening, Mark explored the evolution and adoption of the Johnston and Gill typefaces; the subject of his book “Johnston & Gill: Very British […]

Nov, 08

Toby Faber – Digging in the archives

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, at The Water Rats, Gray’s Inn Road, King’s Cross. Toby Faber was Managing Director of Faber & Faber until 2001, since when he has concentrated on his writing and more generally on his […]

Oct, 03

Members’ Party! Doggett’s Coat & Badge

Our spooky run of gorgeous weather continued and we enjoyed another balmy evening well into dusk. Lots of lovely people with their lovely guests on the terrace at Doggett’s Coat & Badge. The scene: evening, friends, […]

Jun, 14

Catherine Dixon — Making books Brazilian street-kid style

Tuesday, 2 May 2017 at The Water Rats, Gray’s Inn Road, King’s Cross Catherine’s much-anticipated talk on her sabbatical in Brazil was inspiring and educational. Richly-illustrated, this talk evoked all the atmosphere of downtown printing in […]

May, 02

Roger Christiansen — Digital transformation in Publishing Industry: Brave New World

Tuesday, 4 April 2017 at The Water Rats. Roger gave a broad overview of his experience in relation to e-business transformations and how, after the initial digital shock, some of the major players in the publishing industry adapted […]

Apr, 04

Gordon Kennedy — Fair Intellectual Club: Book to Screen via Radio…& other stories

Monday, 13 March 2017 at The Water Rats.                   The Galley Club was pleased-as-punch to host this special event at The Water Rats. Gordon Kennedy, actor, writer, […]

Mar, 13

The Slightly Big HUMUNGOUSLY GIGANTIC Quiz Night 2017 >>RESULTS

Tuesday, 7 March 2017 at The Water Rats, Gray’s Inn Road, King’s Cross By special request, Quizmaestro Barry Winkleman said he would be dumbing it down this year! HE DID NOT! More pics on our Facebook […]

Mar, 07

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