Talks 2021-22

Our programme of talks for the 2021-22 season has already been arranged. Many thanks to Elaine for all her hard work in this.

However the details of venues etc are yet to be fully confirmed. We hope to hold the talks in a hybrid format incorporating both a “live” meeting and Zoom.

Speakers for 2021-2022

30 September 2021 – Wayne Perkins, ‘Medieval Graffiti in the Evesham Churches

28 October 2021 – Mary Bodfish, ‘Easy as ABC (the history of the alphabet and English handwriting)’

25 November 2021 – Gerry Harte, ‘Frederick Preedy and the Victorian Gothic Revival’

9 December 2021 – Gillian White, ‘Nicholas Hilliard and the Art of the Miniature’

27 January 2022 – Ian Lloyd-Oswell, ‘Timber-framed Buildings’

24 February 2022 – Ray Sturdy, ‘The Extraordinary Vesta Tilley’

31 March 2022 – Cora Weaver, ‘Florence Nightingale and the Malvern Water Cure’

28 April 2022 – Richard Churchley, ‘Old pubs and lost hostelries – their history, strange names and stories

26 May 2022 – Max Keen, ‘The English Civil War in Worcester/Bewdley/Kidderminster, Stourbridge 1642-1651’.

We will add more detail in due course.