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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 […]

Data on Members held by the Society

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In order for us to run the society smoothly we need to store certain information about you. The law on data protection is changing soon and therefore we need to explain what data we hold and how we use it. Members’ details are processed fairly and lawfully in order to satisfy the agreement entered with […]

Next Lecture – Tuesday 13 February

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Our next lecture on Tuesday 13th February is Fabergé and the Russian Royal Family – the speaker is Marie Anne Mancio. Please note visitors for this lecture must book in advance. Please Phone Hazel on 01474705346  to book a place. This will be an opportunity to discover the history behind some of the most famous eggs and other […]

Day of Special Interest – Tuesday 6th February

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Any last minute booking to attend the day of special interest EMPEROR QIANLONG (1735-1796) SON OF GOD, MAN OF THE WORLD,  should be to Helen Beck by Tuesday 30th January at the latest as we have to provide numbers for the catering.  Helen can be contacted by phone 001474568290  or email: beck49@btopenworld.com

Coffee Morning – January 18th

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Many thanks to everyone who attended the coffee morning on 18th January. It was good to see a lot of new members among those who attended. We started the session off with a brief overview of the Arts Society at local, regional and national levels – which generated a lot of discussion and interest  while […]