Ware

History

Meet: Second Tuesday 10am-11am
Location Place House
Cost: £2
Group Leaders Jackie Turner

This group aims to cover a wide range of historical subjects. The format of the meetings will be talks on pre-arranged subjects or discussions on historical events. Only members of the group can attend the talks due to space constraints.

Members of the group will be welcome to present their own talks on areas of history that particularly interest them.

Dates for your Diary
Tue Jan 14th 2020 Alan Thomson - This year is the 80th anniversary of the start of the 2nd World War. The Air Raid Precautions at Ware were nearly complete by September 1939, but there were still things to do. This talk shows how this came about and how Ware coped in the first 15th months of the War.”
Tue Feb 11th 2020 A talk by Barry Sapsford on "The French and Indian War - the North American component of the Seven Years War".
The Seven Years War dates from 1756 to 1763 but the talk will begin a few years earlier by way of introduction. The French and Indian War was one of a series of wars with the French which took part in North America.
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Art Appreciation Art Appreciation 2
Art Group Badminton
Ballroom Dancing Book Group 1
Book Group 2 Bowls - Short Mat
Bridge Chess
Choir Computers
Craft and More Cribbage
Cribbage 2 Croquet
Cycling Dance Class
Digital Photography Exploring London 1
Exploring London 2 Exploring London 4
Exploring London 5 Exploring London 6
Flower Arranging Food Appreciation
French for Fun French for Improvers
French Literature Friendship Group 1
Garden & Countryside Interest Geology
German History
Italian Conversation Advanced Italian for Improvers
Knit and Natter Philosophy
Pickleball PicknMix
PicknMix Two Pilates 1
Pilates 2 Pilates 3
Pilates 4 Pilates at Standon
Play Reading Poetry Discussion Group
Pub Lunches Pub Quiz/Lunch Group
Recorders Intermediate / Advanced Science and Technology
Scrabble Simply Fit
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Spanish Intermediate Tai Chi
Tennis at Standon Theatre Group
Twilights Visiting Churches
Walking - Amblers Walking - Rural Ramblers
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