Torbay

Events Calendar

This is a list of dates and speakers for our regular Monthly Meetings. You may be also be interested in other events listed here for your diary.


Dates for your Diary
September 2022
Wed Sep 14thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Anita Adgar Cole
Subject: Street Child Rescue India
Sat Sep 17thOtherTorbay Ageing Well Festival
Venue: Riviera Centre, Chestnut Ave, Torquay TQ2 5LZ
Bigger and better than ever, and open to everyone
Click on the link above for further details
Fri Sep 23rdSocialu3a 40th Anniversay Cream Tea
Venue: Livermead House Hotel, Torbay Rd, Torquay TQ2 6QJ
Time: 3pm - 5pm
Cost: £5 for members or £7 for non-members
Guest - Kevin Foster MP
Tickets can be obtained from our Membership Secretary, Kate Parsons at one of the monthly meetings at Central Church
October 2022
Wed Oct 12thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Julie King and Jane Farrell from the RSPB
Subject: A year of the birds in your garden
November 2022
Wed Nov 9thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Les Ellis (Dartmouth Town Crier)
Subject: The Role of the Ancient & Modern Town Crier
December 2022
Wed Dec 14thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Ian Barclay
Subject: Art and the History of the Cartoon
January 2023
Wed Jan 11thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Dawn McCafferty
Subject: My career in the RAF
February 2023
Wed Feb 8thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Rosemary Griggs
Subject: An audience with Lady Katherine - Historical and amusing and in costume
March 2023
Wed Mar 8thMeetingAGM
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
April 2023
Wed Apr 12thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Marilyn Bishop
Subject: Music Hall (some audience participation)
May 2023
Wed May 10thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Street Pastors
Subject: Their work in the Bay
June 2023
Wed Jun 14thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Chris Knights (Project Coordinator)
Subject: Building Works at Torbay Hospital
July 2023
Wed Jul 12thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Janet Few (in costume)
Subject: Coiffeurs, Clysters, Confrey and Coiffs
August 2023
Wed Aug 9thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
A different meeting this month!
Details TBA
September 2023
Wed Sep 13thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Simon Dell
Subject: Bodies on the Moor
October 2023
Wed Oct 11thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Todd Grey
Subject: Devon’s Cloth Industry in the 18th Century
November 2023
Wed Nov 8thMeetingMonthly Meeting
Venue: Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 5RN
Time: 2.00 pm for 2.15 pm start
Speaker: Mike Temple
Subject: The work of the Mercy Ships