Baddow & Galleywood


Below you will find information about the speakers who have entertained us at our Main Meetings.

Prospective and new members should find these meetings interesting. See further information about our programme of future meetings at EVENTS.

July 2022 A Very English Dynasty, Four Generations of the D’Oyly Carte Family, Jim Stebbings
June 2022 Hardy Perennials in the Garden, George Lockwood
April 2022 Sea Planes over Southampton Water, Roger Smith
March 2022 Trinity Lighthouses around our Coast, Karl Lumbers
February 2022 Gainsborough Art, Emma Boyd
January 2022 The Amazing Mr Dickens, David Allen

December 2021 Christmas, a Festive History, Andy Thomas
November 2021 The City Livery Companies, David Williams
October 2021 The Lost City of Dunwich, Mark Mitchels
September 2021 Rayleigh through the Looking Glass, Alan Clark
August 2021 Morecambe and Wise Comedy Reminiscences, Steve Short
July 2021 Canals and Waterways, Richard Thomas
June 2021 Wildlife in Epping Forest, Peter Warne
May 2021 Full Steam Ahead, the Development of the Indian Railway in the 1900s, Jenny Mallin
April 2021 (held late March to avoid Easter) Geology of Essex, Ian Mercer
March 2021 Clocks and Time-Keeping through the Centuries, John Hope
February 2021 An Underground Guide to Historical London, Nick Dobson
January 2021 How to Read Churches, Rev Dr Nicholas Henderson

December 2020 Fools Gold Christmas music, Steve and Carol Robson
November 2020 British Humour in Picture Postcards, James Taylor
October 2020 90 years of Austin 7 Social History, Andy Bennett
September 2020 Behind the Wall, Sheila Dearns, followed by AGM
August 2020 Forte Physical Health, Chris Branch
July 2020 WW1 Hylands House, Linda
June 2020 Street Names of Galleywood, Ken
May 2020 HMS Belfast, Alan
April 2020 AGM followed by a talk by a local osteopath from Forte Physical Health POSTPONED
March 2020 Butterflies of Britain and Europe, Roger Gibbons
February 2020 The Life of a Gamekeeper, Graham Bendall
January 2020 Pub Games Played at your Local, Patrick Chapin

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