Talks start at 2:00pm and are in the Abbey Baptist Church, Abbey Square, Reading, RG1 3BE. There is no local parking, but all main bus services are just a short walk away (Jackson’s Corner Bus Stop). The talks last about an hour. There is no booking required to attend talks. Members please bring your membership card. Guests may also attend and will be asked to pay £2.00.
|‘We Are Not Amused’ said |
|Berkshire County Council||Clive Williams|
|Tuesday, 10th |
|Shackleton’s Antarctic Expedition||Geoff Sell|
|Fancy a Cuppa – |
The Story of Tea
|Tuesday, 13th |
|The History of Greyfriars Church||Malcom Summers|
Evening talks start at 7.30pm and are held in St. Peter’s Church Hall, Church Road, Earley, RG6 1EY. There is parking in the school playground (further along Church Road), and for those with difficulty walking some limited parking is available in front of the hall. The Number 17 bus is just a few minutes walk away (Three Tuns Stop). The talks last about an hour. There is no booking required to attend talks. Members please bring your membership card. Guests may also attend and will be asked to pay £2.00.
|Life of the Victorian Bookseller of|
Reading – George Lovejoy
|Failed to Return||Tony Eaton|
|The Challenges of Building the London Eye||Paul Baxter|
|Tuesday, 28th |
|Four Oxfordshire Country|
|A Stroll in the Park||Peter Halman|
|Quiz Night – No Talk|
|Tuesday, 27th |
|The Lost Treasure of Jerusalem||John Brearley|
Each of these activities is arranged individually but they do require booking. Booking arrangements are similar to day trips and these activities are included in the booking form sent with member’s bi-annual newsletter. Spaces sometimes remain available for these events after the closing date. To check, look at the Latest News page and then contact the Organiser.
|Wednesday, 1st June 2022||Summer Lunch|
|Tuesday, 23rd August 2022||Quiz + Fish and Chip Supper|