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.
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.