Bridport & District

History 2

History 2 has now changed its format, to look at individual historical people who interest us. We’re a small group: each member prepares about a 10 minute summary of someone in history who particularly interests them - or even a famous name in history who they would like to learn more about. We then chat about them...so there is considerable variety within the hour and a half. Sometimes it leads us to do more reading on the selections later. Historical figures recently studied have included Field Marshall Montgomery, Tony Hancock, Sigmund Freud, Roald Dahl. Fidel Castro and Mikhail Gorbachev.
We meet on the third Friday morning of each month at 10.30am at the George Hotel, central Bridport, over a coffee/tea. We have a few places currently available - if interested please call Gwen Kinghorn on 01308-482270

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More Group Pages
Architecture Study 1 Architecture Study 2
Art – ‘Have a Go’ Art History
At Home – Limerick Club At Home – Sport-starved
At Home Memories of Bridport At Home Puzzles for Fun
At Home- World Faiths At Home-Birdwatching
At Home-Broadcasting Bird Watching
Book Group 1 Book Group 2
Book Group 4 Book Group 5
Book Group 6 Bridge
Canasta Cribbage
Crime Fiction Books Cryptic Crosswords
Cycling Exploring Art
Exploring Opera French Conversation
French Scrabble French Speaking Lunch Club
Gardens and Gardening 1 Gardens and Gardening 2
Gardens and Gardening 3 Geology
German Conversation German for Beginners
Get It Off Your Chest Guitar
Hikers History 2
Homoeopathy & Nutrition Intermediate Italian
Isn't That Interesting! IT self help
Lunch Club 1 Lunch Club 2
Mahjong Music for Pleasure
Musical Appreciation 1 Musical Appreciation 2
Needlework for Pleasure Philosophy
Play Reading 1 Play Reading 2
Play Reading 3 Play Reading 4
Poetry for Pleasure Political Discussion 1
Political Discussion 2 Recorders
Rummikub Science Discussion
Short Walks (3-5 miles) Singing Group
Skittles Spanish, intermediate level
Strollers 1 (about 4 to 5 miles) Strollers 2 (3-4 miles)
Theatre and Other Visits Walking (5-7 miles)
Wine Tasting World Faiths Study 1
World Faiths Study 2