Uttoxeter & District

History

Leader for General History Derek Green, 01889 560122
Leader for Local History Trish Hebda,01889 560 151
Leader for Art HistoryMaggie Washington,01538 751 848
Venue for General and Art Talks Uttoxeter Cinebowl
Venue for Local History Home based research
Time Weekly, Mondays 10.00-11.30am

HISTORY TALKS – Dec 2019 to 23rd March 2020
We have another very mixed and interesting session of talks for the Autumn period. The group is very popular and new members are especially welcome. We meet at the Cinebowl in Uttoxeter on the dates shown, to start at 10.00am.

Dec 2 Althea Devine “Mythical Beasts”.
Dec 9 Derek Green The origins of “New Year”, its celebrations and customs.
Jan 13Derek Green The Suez Canal: Its construction and history.
Jan 20Maggie WashingtonArt History: The art of Finland
Jan 27Maurice A history of Antarctica.
Feb 3 David Barnes Aethelflead, The Lady of the Mercians.
Feb 10Ken Ashton The Peterloo massacre.
Feb 17 School Hols XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Feb 24 Cath Margarine, Murder and Mystery: The story of Jack Drummond.
Mar 2 Althea Devine The life and legacy of William Harvey.
Mar 9 Jenny Lingham Marie Curie: The discovery of radioactivity.
Mar 16Paul Blurton How the Navy won WWII.
Mar 23Maggie WashingtonArt History: George Romney: Emma Hamilton’s painter.

CHECK OUT THE LOCAL HISTORY LINK OPPOSITE FOR EVENTS ORGANISED by OUR U3A LOCAL HISTORY GROUP

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Art - Mixed Media Art - Sketching in Uttoxeter
Beadcraft Book Club One -Trish
Book Club Two -Beth Bowling-Crown Green
Bowling-Ten Pin Bread Making
Bridge Club Canasta
Cinema at Cinebowl Coffee Morning
College Lunches Computer Group
Computer Help Desk Concert Group
Craft Craft Beer Brewing
Dancing-Appalachian Tap Dancing-Folk
Digital Camera Exercise for All
French Genealogy
Historic Buidings History
Horticulture Italian
Mahjong Monday Lunch Club
Music Appreciation New Interest Groups
Philosophy Physics all around us
Reading for Pleasure Recorder Consort
Recorders Rusty Voices
Singing for Pleasure Social Cycling
Soft Cricket Spanish
Table Top Games Trips and Outings
U3A Ambles Ukulele
Wine Discovery Write and Rhyme