We have a monthly speaker meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 2.30pm at the Watlington Sports Pavilion, Shirburn Road (nearest post code OX49 5BZ) where you can find out what’s going on in the various activity groups, meet up with friends, as well as hear informative and entertaining talks by a variety of speakers.
In April, Peter Ellis gave us a fascinating insight into what is really involved in climbing Mount Everest. This was for him the culmination of a life-long ambition to conquer all seven of the highest peaks on each continent.
On 21st May - Ian Jones - 40 years in Bomb Disposal & Still 10 fingers!
A lighthearted look at my Career in Bomb Disposal with the Army & Metropolitan Police.
On 18th June - John Paine - Tigers & Maharajahs
We shall visit several palaces in India, live with a Maharajahs, see the Pink City and meet tigers in the wild.
On 16th July - Peter Barratt - A Suffragette in the Family
He will talk about his great-grandmother’s campaign for the vote.