Following the success of our first online event featuring

Ophelia Field, author of The Favourite, we are hosting a series of online talks in the New Year using Zoom. You can book and pay for these events here. All events cost £5 per device.


Saturday 6th February 2.30pm- ‘The Dregs of the People Remain: Black Death and its Aftermath.’

- A lecture from Imogen Corrigan MPhil FRSA

Monday 15th February 2.30pm-‘The Porthole Murder’

- A  Discovery Café Illustrated talk by Paul Stickler


Some of the Thursday morning bridge group are playing online on Bridge Base Online – if anyone would like to join this or would like help with playing online,

please contact Katy Norman on 01258 857081


We are refurbishing and redecorating the Old School during the lockdown. We hope to open for Cream Teas at Easter.

Katy Norman introduces Kate Adie CBE to a packed hall, our speaker at the Memorial Lecture.  13-10-18

Katy Norman introduces Dr Barbara Yorke, Mackrell lecturer 19-10-19

Dr Barbara Yorke presents the joint Butterfield Awards  19-10-19

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