Speaker Programme

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Below is the planned list of Friday talks.

Date Talk Speaker
03-Jan-20 NO MEETING  
10-Jan-20 Gloucester Docks then and now Tony Conder
17-Jan-20 My life and athletics Tony Curry
24-Jan-20 The first Gulf war David Head
31-Jan-20 AGM  
07-Feb-20 Return to Africa Canon Graham Morris
14-Feb-20 QUIZ Andy Bernard
21-Feb-20 Botswana Arthur Ball
28-Feb-20 Dry Stone Walling Raymond Stockall
06-Mar-20 Falklands rebirth of a Community Ken Ingamells
13-Mar-20 Tasmania Frank Austin
20-Mar-20 No Meeting  
27-Mar-20 Inaugural Zoom Online Meeting  
03-Apr-20 Zoom Online Meeting  
10-Apr-20 Zoom Online Meeting  
17-Apr-20 Ampney St Peter at War Peter Rowe
24-Apr-20 The Probus Speakers’ Website Mike Aggleton
01-May-20 Gloucestershire’s Little-known Famous Sons Syd Mathews
08-May-20 My Dad’s Military Service & His Time As A Prisoner Of War Ray Stockall
15-May-20 The U3A Terry Hardie
22-May-20 The Life of David Hughes Malc Lewis
29-May-20 Mycalex Syd Mathews
05-Jun-20 Understanding Heraldry John Bromley
12-Jun-20 All at Sea Peter Petrie
19-Jun-20 Lawrence of Arabia Ron Jeffrey
26-Jun-20 History of the Welsh Slate Mines Peter Donovan
03-Jul-20 A year at sea Eric Tupper
10-Jul-20 Diary of a journey to Barbados and Demerara in 1803 Peter Covey-Crump
17-Jul-20 PR -a very challenging and very funny 30 years Nigel Massey
24-Jul-20 A Decade in Gascogne John Clark
31-Jul-20 Carrots & Courtesans – A history of Covent Garden Martin Collisson
07-Aug-20 Wings Over Burma – A Family Story Peter Seymour
14-Aug-20 Lt General John Lee-US Army: his part in our lives Richard Trelfa
21-Aug-20 The Floods of 2007 Tim Brain
28-Aug-20 Weird and Wonderful Engineering John Clark
04-Sep-20 The Mysterious life of Walter Henry, a Survivor of the Titanic Howard Nichols
11-Sep-20 A Last Farewell in Archangel Peter Seymour
18-Sep-20 John Cyril Porte – Aviation Seaplane Pioneer Fraser Gunn
25-Sep-20 Barry, Pam and the Parrots Bill Irving
02-Oct-20 The RAF “V” Force and the Cold War David Head
09-Oct-20 Monuments & Volcanoes – César Manrique’s Art & Architecture  Jim Cooper
16-Oct-20 Archaeology at Chedworth Roman Villa Dr Nick Humphris
23-Oct-20 The Gunpowder Plot Dr Tim Brain
30-Oct-20 Alyse and the Gorillas David Rose
06-Nov-20 Up Hatherley Eric Williams
13-Nov-20 A Life Sentence David Williams
27-Nov-20 Quaint and Quirky Gloucestershire Angela Panrucker