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 £5 per lecture by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary. Please Note – No guest may attend more than twice a year

Current Lecture Programme

10 September 2020  Paul Jagger  Treasures of the Livery Company Halls.  (ON-LINE )

8 October 2020  Richard Whincop  Art and Architecture: Estranged Bedfellows. (TBC)

12 November 2020  Monica Bohm-Duchen   Insiders/Outsiders: Refugees from Nazi Europe and their contribution to British Visual Culture. (TBC)

10 December 2020  Roger Askew  A Right Royal Christmas: How our Royal families have celebrated Christmas through the ages.

14 January 2021  Nigel Bates  In the Kingdom of Sweets.

11 February 2021  Karin Fernald  English Women and the French Revolution.

11 March 2021  Neil Faulkner  Dickens, Lawrence and Zhivago: David Lean’s Art of Cinema.

8 April 2021  Mary Rose Rivett-Carnac  Faces, Figures and Forms: Exploring Sculpture in the UK’s Public Art Collections.

13 May 2021  Timothy Walker  The Subtle Science and exact Art of Colour in English Garden Design: Why Gardens can rank as Fine Art.

10 June 2021  Mark Ovenden  150 Years of London Underground Design.

Previous Lectures

Lectures 2013 – 2014

Lectures 2014 – 2015

Lectures 2015 – 2016

Lectures 2016 – 2017

Lectures 2017 – 2018

Lectures 2018 – 2019

Lectures 2019 – 2020