Our current programme of lectures is given below. To see a list of lectures from the past three years, click here.
Unless otherwise indicated, lectures are held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 10.45 am (coffee/tea from 10.15 am).
Guests may attend lectures by previous arrangement with the Membership Secretary.
In case of severe weather please check the website.
Please follow the links for further information but note that details may not be reproduced without permission.
26th November 2019
Lawrence of Arabia – Tortured Hero of Troubled Times
Speaker: Neil Faulkner
28th January 2020
From Paper to Printing – The Development of the Book along the Silk Road
Speaker: Susan Whitfield
25th February 2020
Joseph Wright of Derby – A Painter of Light and the Enlightenment
Speaker: Raymond Warburton
24th March 2020
Cathedrals: Safe Places to do Risky Things
Speaker: Janet Gough
28th April 2020
The Age of Jazz
Speaker: Sandy Burnett
26th May 2020
Adventures Amongst the Nomadic Tribes of Iran and Afghanistan
Speaker: Brian MacDonald