Guildford

Engineering Group

Code: 149
The Engineering Group will be presenting a wide range of engineering topics of a multidisciplinary nature where members’ own hard-won experience and interest can be shared and discussed. Up to date knowledge of engineering disciplines is not needed.

LeaderMichael 07771826819 Email149
Day & Time3rd Thursday of the month (except Dec) 14.00 to 16.00
DatesOct 18 : Nov 15 : Dec 13 : Jan 17 : Feb 21 : Mar 21 : Apr 18 : May 16
VenueBurpham Village Hall (Large Room)

Programme

DateSubjectSpeaker
October 18thBritain’s abandoned aircraft projects.Patrick Lalor
November 15thThe concept of the master builder Russia, 1613 to 2018. Who were the Master Builders? What motivated them? What challenges did they face? Where there other ways to develop such vast, resource rich and inhospitable territory without so much cruelty and lack of planning?.David Mayne
December 13th Death of a Light Bulb.John Otten
January 17thRobotics (title to be edited to describe the scope of the talk). Members will be encouraged to research the rapidly developing area to enable a good informed general discussion to follow.Graham Parker
February 21stJet Engines and their Impacts.Alasdair Macmillan
March 21stCamden’s Railway Heritage, which concerns the features around what is popularly known as Camden Lock.Peter Darley
April 18thThe Underwater Manifold Centre (UMC) was installed in the Central Cormorant field of the North Sea in 1982, it is sited some 500miles NE of Aberdeen & 250miles East of the Shetlands in 500ft WD.Peter Carson
May 16thHouses of Parliament refurbishmentDavid Murrell
More Group Pages
19th and 20th Century History 20th Century Plays & Poetry A Social History Of Cognition Across the Arts
Anglo-Saxon Attitudes Another Brush with Shakespeare Astronomy and Space Science Badminton
Book Choice 1 Book Choice 2 Book Choice 3 Boules 1
Boules 2 Bridge (Beginners & Social Class) Bridge (Intermediate Class) Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) A
Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) B Bridge (Moving from Beginners) Bridge (Top Duplicate Club) Bridge Masterclass
Calligraphy Card-making and Papercraft 1 Card-making and Papercraft 2 Cathedrals of England & France
Chamber Music Chess Chi Gung Concert Choice
Concert Visits Contemporary Issues Digital Living Discussion Group
Early Modern Drama Engineering Group Ensemble Exploring Local History 1
Exploring Local History 2 First Aid Flash Fiction Flower Arranging - Improvers
French (Advanced Conversation) French (Advanced) French (Beginners Plus) French (Improvers)
French (Int. Conversation) French (Social) Genealogy Geocaching
German (Beginners) German (Conversation) German (Intermediate) Golf
Greek Literature International Folk Dancing Intro. to Digital Devices Introducing Latin
Italian (Beginners plus) Italian (Beginners) Italian (Intermediate) Jazz
Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 1 Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 2 Knit, Natter, Crochet Lace-making
Lawn Green Bowling Learn How to Draw Line Dancing Mah Jong
Memoir Writing Group 1 Memoir Writing Group 2 Musical Theatre Non-fiction Writing
Opera Outings and Theatre Visits Painting 1 Painting 2
Painting for Pleasure Personal Gardens Philosophy Photography
Play Reading Poetry Pubs and Churches 1 Pubs and Churches 2
Pubs and Churches 3 Reading at Leisure Russian (Intermediate) Science Forum
Scrabble Simple Flower Arranging for Beginners Singing Group 1 Singing Group 2
Social Anthropology South East Asia Study Group Spanish (Advanced) Spanish (Beginners Plus)
Spanish (Beginners) Spanish (Intermediate) Table Tennis Target Shooting
Tennis The Chaucer Group The Novels of Jane Austen The Wednesday Art Group
The World of Art Tune-Playing on Belleplates Ukulele Walking 1 (short)
Walking 1 all day Walking 2 (short) Walking 2 all day Walking 3 (short)
Walking 4 (short) Walks Long Morning Wine Appreciation 1 Wine Appreciation 2
Writers´ Workshop Yoga 1 Yoga 2
More Group Pages
19th and 20th Century History 20th Century Plays & Poetry
A Social History Of Cognition Across the Arts
Anglo-Saxon Attitudes Another Brush with Shakespeare
Astronomy and Space Science Badminton
Book Choice 1 Book Choice 2
Book Choice 3 Boules 1
Boules 2 Bridge (Beginners & Social Class)
Bridge (Intermediate Class) Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) A
Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) B Bridge (Moving from Beginners)
Bridge (Top Duplicate Club) Bridge Masterclass
Calligraphy Card-making and Papercraft 1
Card-making and Papercraft 2 Cathedrals of England & France
Chamber Music Chess
Chi Gung Concert Choice
Concert Visits Contemporary Issues
Digital Living Discussion Group
Early Modern Drama Engineering Group
Ensemble Exploring Local History 1
Exploring Local History 2 First Aid
Flash Fiction Flower Arranging - Improvers
French (Advanced Conversation) French (Advanced)
French (Beginners Plus) French (Improvers)
French (Int. Conversation) French (Social)
Genealogy Geocaching
German (Beginners) German (Conversation)
German (Intermediate) Golf
Greek Literature International Folk Dancing
Intro. to Digital Devices Introducing Latin
Italian (Beginners plus) Italian (Beginners)
Italian (Intermediate) Jazz
Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 1 Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 2
Knit, Natter, Crochet Lace-making
Lawn Green Bowling Learn How to Draw
Line Dancing Mah Jong
Memoir Writing Group 1 Memoir Writing Group 2
Musical Theatre Non-fiction Writing
Opera Outings and Theatre Visits
Painting 1 Painting 2
Painting for Pleasure Personal Gardens
Philosophy Photography
Play Reading Poetry
Pubs and Churches 1 Pubs and Churches 2
Pubs and Churches 3 Reading at Leisure
Russian (Intermediate) Science Forum
Scrabble Simple Flower Arranging for Beginners
Singing Group 1 Singing Group 2
Social Anthropology South East Asia Study Group
Spanish (Advanced) Spanish (Beginners Plus)
Spanish (Beginners) Spanish (Intermediate)
Table Tennis Target Shooting
Tennis The Chaucer Group
The Novels of Jane Austen The Wednesday Art Group
The World of Art Tune-Playing on Belleplates
Ukulele Walking 1 (short)
Walking 1 all day Walking 2 (short)
Walking 2 all day Walking 3 (short)
Walking 4 (short) Walks Long Morning
Wine Appreciation 1 Wine Appreciation 2
Writers´ Workshop Yoga 1
Yoga 2