Romsey & District

History, Social and General

We meet: Normally at 10.00 am on the first Monday of the month at the United Reformed Church in Romsey.

Coordinators: Patsy Batson and Pat Batchelor

Our Activities: The format of the meetings are short talks given by peers. These are wonderfully varied, and promote good discussions. Up coming topics are as follows:

May: No meeting

June 3:
Trevor Crump; Intelligence and Espionage

July 1:
Pat Batchelor; A line in the sand. British involvement in the Middle East in the 20th Century.

August 5:
Cecily Tilley; Norman Queens

September 2: short talks-
Michael Sleigh; Redbridge & Andover Canal
Howard Coulson; Sprat and Winkle Line

October 7: Evacuees in WW2

November 2: short talks-
Nan Morgan; The Methodist movement in England and Wales
Pat Batchelor; William Petty
Cecily Tilley; Dido Belle

December 2:
Julia Reeves; The History of Christmas

Pat or Patsy will happily answer any questions from prospective members.
We can accommodate a few more members.

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More Group Pages
Architecture and Local History Art Appreciation
Bird Watching Books for Pleasure
Bookworms Bridge for Improvers
Canasta Canasta (casual)
Cinema Craft
Creative writing Current Affairs
Digital Photography English Literature
Enjoying Music French 1
French 2 French Conversation
Games Friday Garden Visits 1
Garden Visits 2 Genealogy
German Conversation History, Social and General
Horticulture Industrial Heritage
Introduction to Computers Italian Beginners
Italian for Novices Italian Improvers
Italian Intermediate Latin 2
Latin Literature Luncheon Club
Mah Jong Meditation
Music Appreciation Painting 1
Painting 2 Philosophy
Pickleball Poetry
Questers Recorder
Short Day Trips Short Mat Bowls
Singing Snappers
Spanish Strollers
Table Tennis (for all) Table Tennis Improvers
Table Tennis Intermediate Technology
Theatre Trips Travel
Walking Group Wine Appreciation