Talks and Events

2019  Talks and Events               –

 these take place at Sheppard House,  OnslowRd. Newent GL18 1TL at 7.30pm

January 17Social evening: An evening with Dick Brice the well known entertainer from the Forest of Dean, with cheese, paté and wine supper (Newent All Seasons Deli)

February 14Recent Archeological discoveries in the Forest of Dean and Leadon Valley by Jon Hoyle

March 14 – AGM – followed by – The Daffodil Line – Gloucester to Ledbury by Martin Brown

April 11 Mary Queen of Scots – was she framed ?  by Fionna Morison

May 9  Isambard Kingdom Brunel: I alone am hung in chains by John Cooper

June 13In Defence of the Drift – The Story of Alfred Henry Hook VC  by Paul Barnett

July 11Visit to be arranged

August 8 Visit to be arranged

September 12 –  The Plague – should I still be worried  by Dood Pearce

October 10 – William Sheppard: Cromwell’s law reformer by Rose Hewlett

November 14Hailes Abbey and the mystery of the Holy Blood  by David Aldred

December – no meeting