The Story of a Lambeth Midwife

“Seven o’clock and Not a Baby Bathed: The Story of a Lambeth Midwife”

A talk by Robert Holden for the Herne Hill Society

Wed 9 May 2018, 7:45 – 9:30pm 

Elizabeth Matilda Halston trained as a midwife in the 1920s and embarked on a career that was to last over 20 years. As a domiciliary midwife with the London County Council in war-torn Lambeth and Wandsworth, she delivered hundreds of babies to women in their own homes.

Everyone welcome – free of charge. 

United Church Hall, corner of Herne Hill / Red Post Hill London SE24 9PW