Speakers & Events Programme 2020

Date Speaker Host Subject
8 Jan Alan Pinnegar Henry Great Western Air Ambulance Charity
22 Jan Arthur Ball Henry Galapagos Islands
5 Feb Paul Barnett

Sub: Macartney



Dunkirk’s Little Ships

Little Bill Morris

19 Feb Dr Katy Bellamy Henry The Joy of False Memory
4 Mar Richard Rickitt Henry The Wonder of Bees
18 Mar AGM
1 Apr John Blenkinsopp Henry Encounters with the Muslim World
15 Apr Richard Trelfa Ian Breckels Twelve people who put Gloucester on the map
29 Apr Paul Booy Henry Lady Spies in the Cold War
(Joint meeting with ladies + buffet lunch)
13 May Chris Brierley Henry Life as a BBC Reporter
27 May Malcolm J Watkins Ian Breckels Humpty Dumpy: the Birth of a Myth
10 Jun Paul Barnett Ian Breckels Dunkirk’s Little Ships
24 Jun  Barry Dent Henry George Stevenson Рthe Man and the Myth
8 Jul David Lees Henry Jerusalem – whose City?
22 Jul President Ladies Summer Luncheon at TBD
Summer Break
2 Sep John Handby Future Shock – Artificial Intelligence
16 Sep Arun Desai A Tale of Two Islands
6 or 7 Oct Outing President TBD
14 Oct Bill King West Country Defences in WWII
28 Oct Dr Tim Brain The Gunpowder Plot
11 Nov Bill Affleck Pourquoi Pas Galllia Nova (Canada)
25 Nov David Bayley Magic Lantern’s Christmas Show
9 Dec President Christmas Dinner with the Ladies at TBD
Winter Break