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SCHEDULE OF TALKS FOR 2018-2019

from 2.30 Notices, The Talk
Dean Court Community Centre
from 3.30 tea and biscuits*

DEAN COURT COMMUNITY CENTRE, PINNOCKS WAY, OX2 9DG

 

2018 SPEAKER
TITLE
10 September Christina Hardyment Writing the Thames
24 SeptemberDr Béatrice CrawfordThe True Story of a Life Changing Trek on the Great Wall of China
8 OctoberIan BrearleyCylinder to CD and Beyond
22 October Robert Bishop Furniture Making

12 November

Dr David Grylls

Soap Opera and Serial Killers: an Overview of Victorian Novels

26 November

Yvonne Penn

Sailors Society. 200 years of Helping Sailors at Home, in Port, and at Sea

10 December

CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON

2019

14 January

Peter Smith

TBA

28 January

Christine Green

What does a TV Graphic Designer do?

11 February

Avi Shiam

Israel, the US and the end of the Two-state Solution

25 February

Don Chapman

Wearing the Trousers. Fashion, Freedom and the rise of Modern Woman

11 March

Alan Cutler

Judge, Jury, Judgement.....Justice?

25 March

Martin Harris

200 years, my Family in the Botley/Cumnor area

08 April

Alice Foster

The Art of Partying

29 April

Prof William Whyte

Unblocking the Church. The Lost Secrets of Victorian Sacred Space

13 May

Tricia Thompson

Musical History

20 May

Tom Way

Wildlife Photography

10 June

Peter Crumpton

30 Years of Victorian Pottery

24 June

Beata Hollit

John Ruskin. His Life and Works

JULY

SUMMER LUNCHEON

For further information on the forthcoming talks please refer to the Newsletter in the News section. 


*Special teas, with home-made cakes, are arranged from time to time (see Newsletter for details).

 

 

More up-to-date details may be available in the current newsletter

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