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Next Lecture : June 13th

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Our June lecture will be  Hidden Canvases , Street Art and the  City. Our speaker is Doug Gillen who has been heavily involved in documenting the street art scene in London and abroad through his project Fifth Wall TV, and can offer a genuine insight into this world. Hidden Canvases is a beginner’s guide to […]

Renewal letter

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RENEWAL please see full letter  by clicking the link under reports and information  

Annual Renewal of membership

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A reminder  that it is time to renew your membership for the coming year – i.e. September 2018 until August 2019. The annual subscription will be £49.00 If you decide that you are not going to renew, please can you can let us know. It is extremely useful as saves numerous phone calls and allows us […]

Data Policy

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On Friday 25th May, the new General Data Protection Regulation came into force.In order for us to run the society smoothly we need to store certain personal information about you.  This is the information that each member supplies when they join and pay their subscription. It enables us to contact you in regard to activities […]

AGM : Tuesday 8th May

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Please remember it is our AGM on Tuesday 8th May at 10.30. Coffee and Tea will be available from 9.50am Out May lecture will  follow on at 11 am

Celebration Lunch Tuesday July 17th

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2018 is the year that we celebrate our own silver jubilee and the Art society’s golden jubilee. To mark both events we are holding a celebration a two course buffet lunch at the Hilltop Restaurant on Tuesday 17th July. Cost £28.00 Arrival 12.15 carriages at 4 pm.      

The Next Lecture – Tuesday 10th April

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Our next lecture is Hockey at 80 and the speaker is John Iddon. The talk will look at the art of David Hockney and consider how his career has been marked by a restless seeking of challenge and experimentation. Please make sure  that visitors are booked in before the lecture as we need to make sure we […]

In the event of a lecture having to be cancelled

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It is extremely unlikely that a lecture would have to be cancelled but the bad weather a week ago made us think that we should check that our emergency procedures were up to date. As the hall is on a busy road and bus route and near the centre of town, bad weather is not […]

Visitors must book in advance

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Please can you make sure that visitors are booked in advance for any lecture – they may have to be turned away if they arrive  without a place being confirmed for them. As many of you will be aware the last couple of lectures have been very full and we had lots of visitors – […]

Next Lecture – Tuesday 13 March

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Our next lecture is ‘The Most Infamous family in History : The Borgias’ Sarah Dunant is or Speaker This lecture reveals the real family that dominated the Papacy and Italian politics during the last decade of the 15th century: the charismatic figure of Pope Alexander VI, living inside his sumptuously decorated apartments, the career of […]