Our programme of Lectures is listed below. Unless otherwise specified, these take place at the Ryarsh Village Hall

Coffee is served prior to the Lectures from 10:15 am.     Please be seated by 10:45 am for announcements.

Guests are Welcome at a cost of £4 per lecture by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary. Please Note – No guest may attend more than twice a year

Current Lecture Programme

14th March 2019           Sandy Burnett : Bravos and Breastplates – The  Evolution of Opera.

11th April 2019              Ian Swankie : The Medieval Guildhall & Guildhall Art Gallery – Hidden Gems in the heart of the Square  Mile

9th May 2019                Hilary Williams : The Frick Collection, New York;  the Wallace Collection, London & the Knole collection.

13th June 2019              Tobias Capwell : Beautiful Monsters – Heroic Armour of the Italian Renaissance.

12th September 2019   Dr Diane Davies: The Magnificent Maya.

10th October 2019         Eveline Eaton: The Bayeux Tapestry – the World’s   oldest Comic Strip.

14th November 2019    Tim Redmond: Tour of Big Ben.

12th December 2019     Barry Venning: Christmas with Giles, Grandma & the family.

2020

9th  January 2020        Chris Alexander: Nomadic Textiles of Central Asia.

13th  February 2020    Nicholas Reed: The Paintings & Wit of Winston  Churchill & Noel Coward.

12th  March 2020         Tony Rawlins: Mad Men and Artists.

9th  April 2020              Ian Gledhill: Art and Illusion.

14th  May 2020            Adam Busiakiewicz: Warwick Castle – A Forgotten  Collection.

11th June 2020             Anthea Streeter: Dame Zaha Hadid.

 

Previous Lectures

Lectures 2013 – 2014

Lectures 2014 – 2015

Lectures 2015 – 2016

Lectures 2016 – 2017

Lectures 2017 – 2018