2017 Talks and Events –
these take place at Sheppard House, OnslowRd. Newent GL18 1TL at 7.30pm
January 12 – Social evening: Call my Bluff, quiz (organised by Dood) with Cheese, paté and wine supper (Newent All Seasons Deli)
February 9 – The Battle of the Atlantic by Bob Skelt
March 9 – AGM – followed by – Major James Henry Frowde of Walden Court, Clown, Equilibrist, Farmer & Evangelist by Martin Brown
April 13 – The Great Severn Estuary Flood of 1607 by Rose Hewlett
May 11 – The Roses of No-man’s Land by Fiona Morison
June 8 – Bridges of the River Wye from Ross to Chepstow by Averil Kear
July 13 – Visits to Wightwick Manor and Gardens, and Mosely Old Hall, Wolverhampton.
August 10 – Visit to Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Nr Bristol.
September 14 – Dean Forest Riots of the 1630s – what and why? by Chris Sullivan
October 12 – Highnam Court through the ages by Dr Roger Head
November 9 – The History and Mystery of the Perry Pear by Jim Chapman
December – no meeting