Lecture Programme

All Lectures start at 1.30 unless stated otherwise.

Programme for 2016/2017

4th October

In Search of the Queen of Sheba

Speaker :  Ms Louise Schofield

1st November

David Hockney : Art as Biography

Speaker : Dr Peter Webb

6th December

Sun and Snow – Nordic Landscapes

Speaker : Tim Stimpson

This talk replaces the talk The strange history of Buckingham Palace

7th February 2017

An acoustic presentation with music and chat

Speaker : Snake Davis

7th March

Power, Propaganda and Men in Tights

Speaker : Mrs Linda Smith

4th April

Lest We Forget: The moving story of Britain’s War Memorials

Speaker : Mr Andrew Davies

2nd May

Nicholas and Alexandra : Tyrants and Martyrs of Imperial Russia

Speaker : Mr Douglas Skeggs

6th June

Sir Joseph Banks : Discover the man behind Britain’s finest voyager art of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Speaker : Mr James Taylor

4th July

1.00p.m. AGM, followed by:

The Conservation of paintings, polychrome, sculptures and frames.

Speaker : Ms Julia Korner