Solent

Events

The list of events below shows the various meetings and activities that we hold, whether they are our fortnightly talks meetings, outings, social events, or particular group meetings. More information about many of these can be found by clicking on one of the links in blue that you will see.

All our Talks meetings are held in the Wallington Village Hall in Broadcut (PO16 8ST) and start at 2.15pm - though you may want to get there a little earlier to get a good seat!

Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed Feb 12th "The Tragedy of War" by Jeremy Prescott
Some 45 years after in Vietnam, historical background views of 5 US Presidents and Prisoner of Wars.
Thu Feb 27th "So Far So Good" by Malcolm Wells MBE
Malcolm’s talk covers topics of army life behind the scenes at Buckingham Palace investiture and how to train a dog to use a washing machine?
Wed Mar 11th "Lawrence Before and After Arabia" by Colin Van Geffen
Described as one of the most influential Englishman of the 20th century - but he was not English!
Thu Mar 26th AGM
Wed Apr 8th “Montenegro’s Photographer Princess” by Elizabeth Gowing
Ksenia Petroric-Njegos (1881 – 1960). A face and a human narrative into the history and culture of a part of the Balkans.
Thu Apr 23rd “1,200 Mile Stroll to Santiago” by Valerie Archibold
Talk on how she walked alone through France and across Spain to reach Santiago de Compostela.