Completed Talks

2018 Talks

8th March
        Howard Nichols - The Bermuda Triangle

22nd March
        AGM and Talk - The Early History of Wimbledon

26th April
        Shirley Critchley - The Return to the Amazon

24th May
        Priscilla Morris - The Life of Agatha Christie

28th June
        Brian Freeland - Women of the Raj

11th October
        Rob Curtis - Rajasthan, the Land of the Kings

25th October
        Kathy Mc Nally - Ian Fleming, Bond Maker

8th November
        Phil Holt - Battle of Britain

22nd November
        Steve Annandale et al - A Taste of BOAT (Brownsea Open Air Theatre)

2017 Talks

26th January
        Wildlife of The New Forest - Brian Pettit

9th February
        Arundells - John Hallett

23rd February
        The Man Who Re-built Wessex - Francis Burroughes

9th March
        Dickens, his life and Indiscretions - Royston Slade

30th March
        AGM with guest speaker - Hannah Jones

27th April
        Southampton Water from Broadlands to Spithead - Ron Taylor

25th May
        Behind the Scenes at The Antiques Roadshow - Paul Atterbury

27th June
        Wonders of The Red Arrows - Colin Van Geffen

2016 Talks

28th January
        My life as a comedy freelance writer - Nick Thomas

11th February
        From Stourhead to Stanpit - Ron Taylor

25th February
        Bhutan - The Kingdom of Rare Plants - Rosemary Legrand

10th March
        Beatrice - A Kingston Lacy Housemaid - David Smith

28th April
        Retired Governor of the Falkland Islands Governor - Nigel Haywood

26th May
        The Siege of Paris of 1870-71 - Ashley Lawrence

23rd June
        My Life of a Stunt Performer - Denise Ryan

13th October
        Dame Helen Ghosh; National Trust Director General

2015 Talks

22nd January
        Dorset Coast Naturally - John Combes

12th February
        Britain's Roads and Inland Transport - Trevor Fulton

26th February
        The Beauty and History of Wilton House Gardens - John Kitching

12th March
        Working as a Royal Couturier - Maureen Rose

22nd October
        Mantovani and his Music - Paul Barrett

12th November
        The Dorset Victoria Crosses 1857 - 1944 - Kevin Patience

26th November
        The Treasures of Dorset - Christopher LeGrand

2014 Talks

9th October
        Indian Hindu Arranged Marriage - Amit and Nidhi Gupta

23rd October
        The Feast of the Navitas - David Smith

13th November
        Our Shrinking World - Pete Gammage

27th November
        A Saga of Sunken Secrets - Shirley Critchley


We look forward to welcoming you to our next talk