Bunhill Fields Meeting House, Banner Street, St. Luke's, London, UK

Ruth Cherrington is a recognized authority on working men’s and social clubs. Her specialism lies at the inter-section of culture and leisure and how cultural movements are formed, develop and decline. Author of Not just Beer and Bingo! A social history of working men’s clubs and two books about how people spent their leisure time in her home town of Coventry in the 1970s and 1980s.