Talks 2015-2016

Talks 2015-2016

Everyone is welcome to come to our talks – you don’t need to be a member of the Society! (We make a small charge – £1 for members, £2 for non-members) to pay for the teas and coffees)

All talks take place on the last Thursday of the month (except for the December Talk), and all start at 7.30 pm (except for the talk following the AGM in April)

Thursday 24 September 2015
George Demidowicz: “The Evesham Bell Tower: new work on its architecture and history

Thursday 29 October 2015
Ron Gallivan: “James Lancaster – Elizabethan Admiral or Pirate?

Thursday 26 November 2015
Nick Lloyd: “Hundred Days: The End of the Great War

Thursday 3 December 2015
Richard Churchley: “Merrie England’s Folklore Calendar: through the year in Custom and Song

Thursday 28 January 2016
Deborah Overton: “Medieval Life in Rural Worcestershire: Hard, Brutal and Short?

Thursday 25 February 2016
Mike Watkins: “Titanic – the things you didn’t know

Thursday 31 March 2016
Bernard Mills: “The Battle of Worcester 1651: the last battle of the English Civil Wars

Thursday 28 April (following AGM)
Ray Aspden: “Ancient Greek Olympic Games: Pictures, Prose and Poems from Greek and Roman Sources

Thursday 26 May 2016
Keith Cattell: “On a Wing and a Prayer – the Cathedral Builders

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