Speaker Programme

  Date Talk Speaker
  Jan 4th QUIZ Andy Bernard
  Jan 11th The Life and Songs of Victoria Wood Matthew Sproston
  Jan 18th  AGM  
  Jan 25th Sailing the Dream – and a few nightmares! Peter Seymour
   Feb 1st    
  Feb 8th History of the RNLI Frank Austin
  Feb 15th  Petty Officer Evans – an Unsung Hero Ken Ingamells
  Feb 22nd Birmingham, City of Culture Malc Lewis
  March 1st Thomas Huxley Tom Kolb
  March 8th  Richard I Richard Paige 
  March 15th Fraud against Scams Brian Merrifield
  Mar 22nd Sailing the Dream – and a few nightmares! Peter Seymour
  March 29th Stories from the Life of a Stuntman Dick Sheppard
  April 5th  Flying – the Safest Form of Transport Ron Jeffrey
  April 12th Order of the Garter  (COFFEE MORNING at Watermoor Church Hall) Angela Panrucker
  April 26th  The History of the Post Code Raymond Stockall 
  May 3rd Dowdeswell Reservoir Arthur Ball
  May 10th Gamemakers to the Empire – Roberts Bros of Gloucester Malcolm Watkins
  May 17th  Glenn Miller and the Cirencester Connection Bill King 
  May 24th  The Story of Tredington Rise John Bromley
  May 31st  The Arctic Convoy David Head 
  7th June The Fading Thoughts of a Retired Airman Cliff Hilditch
  14th June The Demise of British Leyland  John Macartney 
  21st June Franklin D Roosevelt Nigel Thomson
  28th June Flying Cattle to India Malcolm Stansfield
   5th Jul  The Barn Theatre  
   12th Jul  The Feoffees of Tetbury   Tony Walsh
   19th Jul  The Life and Times of Winnie The Pooh Mike Aggleton 
   26th Jul NO MEETING – Garden Party  
   2nd Aug  “I Was Dazed With Delight” Miss Trehawke Davis – English and Virtually Unknown Peter Donovan
   9th Aug Milking Parlour to Pulpit Canon Graham Morris
   16th Aug  A Walk Along the Thames and Severn Canal   Syd Mathews
   23rd Aug Contemporary Spies Robert Skelt
   30th Aug The Story of the Internet  Lewis Lawton 
   6th Sep Flying, the safest form of Transport – Part 2 Ron Jeffrey
   13th Sep  Wireless to Radio Tim Blackmore 
  20th Sep Visit to Bugatti Trust, Prescott  
  27th Sep The Home Guard Bill King 
  4th Oct Thomas Telford Master Engineer  Bjorn Watson
  11th Oct Autumn Coffee Morning – St Peters Court. Talk on “Fun with Caricatures” Doug Eyre
  18th Oct Ralph Vaughan Williams, a Down Ampney Boy  Dr Tim Brain
  25th Oct Well-known People I have met Members
  1st Nov What happened at Fukushima Robert Mclahan
  8th Nov Le Magicien du Fer Peter Petrie
  15th Nov  NO MEETING  
  22nd Nov  Olympic Volunteer at Atlanta and London  Mike Cooper
  29th Nov Travels from New Zealand to the UK Eric Paterson 
  13th Dec My Life in the Ecclesiastical Insurance Group John McArdell
  20th Dec  NO MEETING – Informal Christmas Lunch  
  27th Dec  NO MEETING  
  3rd Jan  NO MEETING  
  10th Jan  Gloucester Docks – Then and Now Tony Conder
  17th Jan  My Life in Athletics Tony Curry
   24th Jan The First Gulf War  David Head 
   31 Jan  AGM  
  7 Feb    
  14 Feb Quiz Andy Bernard
  21 Feb Botswana Arthur Bell
  28 Feb Dry Stone Walling Ray Stockwell
  6 Mar Falklands – Rebirth of a Community Ken Ingamells
  13 Mar Humpty Dumpty Malcolm Watkins
  20 Mar The Dead Sea To Damascus Peter Berry