Mackrell Lectures

These lectures take place on Saturday afternoons at 2.30pm.Generally the subject is a historical, cultural or geographical one, often of particular relevance to Dorset and the South West. Click here to see the range of subjects which have been covered.

Tickets are £6 and include a sociable tea. A season ticket for a reserved seat to all 4 lectures is available in advance by sending a cheque for £20 made payable to The Mackrell Charity and sent to 7 Parklea, Sturminster Marshall, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 4DG. Please include a stamped addressed envelope for your ticket to be sent to you. 

Liz York email 01258 857528

Mackrell Lectures for the 2019/20 season

Sat 19th October 2019 – 

'Anglo Saxon Queens'

 by Professor Barbara Yorke


Sat 23rd November 2019- 

'The Two Matildas'

 by Dr Katherine Welkert


Sat 25th January 2020- 

'Henry V' by Professor Anne Curry


Sat 14th March 2020- 

'Queen Anne'   by Ophelia Field

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