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Tuesday 10th September

Is it Art? is the first lecture of our new season.  Our speaker is Lynne Gibson. Join Lynne to shake up some preconceptions and face up to some prejudices; to ask:  But…is it art? for more information click here September lecture  

visit to Knole

Tuesday 15th October     Knole – Past and Present.  Our visit to Knole includes a guided tour of the showrooms and the conservation studio. In addition of course there is the magnificent 600 year old estate to explore and  a café for light refreshments   More details to follow shortly

Membership renewal

It is time to renew your membership for the coming year – i.e. September 2019 until August 2020. We will again be collecting subscriptions at the June and July meetings, as we do not meet in August. The annual subscription will be £49.00 per member as agreed at the AGM in May. This year you will again […]

Next lecture Tuesday 11th June

Our June lecture on Tuesday 11th June will be given by Colin Davies – his topic is Zaha Hadid – Architectural Superstar Architectural historians of the future will surely recognise Dame Zaha as one of the most important architects of the early 21st century. She was born in Iraq and her reputation was global, but she made Britain […]

next lecture and AGM

 Please remember we start at 10.30 for our AGM.  Coffee and tea will be available from 10 am.This will be followed by: Hilary Williams:  THE WALLACE COLLECTION, THE FRICK COLLECTION AND THEIR CONNECTION WITH KNOLE  Hilary will explore the foundation of the Wallace collection and how that influenced the establishment of the Frick Collection in […]