Warwick District

Looking at Architecture

Jean and John Morgan (email preferred)881876

Meetings take place on the first Wednesday of the month at The Gap Community Centre, Oakwood Road, Warwick CV34 5TD and start at 2:15pm. This is an open group and all members are welcome. You can contact us as above, but please feel free to turn up on the day. There is a charge of £1.00 to cover the room cost.
We will have a short break, and tea/coffee will be available for 50p.
Architectural 'strolls' and trips are usually on the third Wednesday of some months and need to be booked with Jean (Contact details above).

Dates for your Diary
Wed Feb 5th Thomas Archer of Umberslade Hall, Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire
Exploring the life and work of Warwickshire's best known architect and perhaps the only English proponent of the true Baroque style.
Wed Mar 4th Arts and Crafts Buildings in Birmingham - Birmingham is in many ways the centre of Arts and Crafts Architecture in the UK. We will look at the reason for the popularity of the movement in the city and some of the buildings that are its legacy.
Wed Apr 1st The Life and Work of Coventry-born architect Frederick Gibberd
Like his buildings or not, Frederick Gibberd was one of the most successful UK architects in the mid 20th Century, with six major projects in Leamington alone. He has had a huge influence in UK town design and is best known as the architect of Harlow New Town and Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King in Liverpool.
Wed May 6th Art Deco and Modernism in our region
Wed May 20th Architectural Stroll: Old and New Lillington
Wed Jun 3rd Lost Buildings of Warwick and Leamington - A look at some of the Architecture we have lost over the years.
Wed Jun 17th Architectural Stroll: PF Robinson's plan for North Leamington
Wed Jul 1st Local Artists - Our area has always been attractive to artists. We will look at some of the people who have lived and worked here and look at the plans for the Creative Quarter in Leamington to judge if this legacy will continue.
Wed Jul 15th Architectural Stroll: Cubbington Church
Wed Sep 2nd Reinventing Redundant Buildings
Wed Sep 16th Architectural Stroll: Coventry University
Wed Oct 7th Catholic Churches in Warwickshire
Wed Nov 4th More Warwickshire Churches
Wed Dec 2nd A History of Shops and Shopping
More Group Pages
100 Books Club 7+ Walking Group Ab Initio I Ab Initio II
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Book Group (Leamington) Book group (Warwick) Bowling Bridge
Cacophony Canasta Card & Craft Card and Board games
Cinema club Computer Club Computing category Conversazione Italiana
Current Affairs Curry club Cycling Dancing category
Day Walkers Digital Imaging Drawing and Painting Enjoying Poetry
Folk Dancing Food, Wine & Dine French Conversation (Leam) French Conversation (Wark 1)
French Conversation (Wark 2) French group (Leamington) French group (Warwick) French Literature
From Fact to Fiction Book grp Games (Indoor) Games (Outdoor) Garden group 1
Garden group 2 Garden group 4 Gardening category German Conversation
German for Beginners German Forum Good Eating Health and Well-being
History Group History of Art Improving our Photography Indoor Bowls
Italian Arts Italian for Beginners Italian stage 4 advanced Jazz Appreciation group
Knit and Natter Languages category Latin group 3 Local Walkers I
Local Walkers II Local Walkers III Looking at Architecture Music category
My Music Natural History Opera Our World Studies category
Painting for Pleasure Pétanque Pétanque Deux Philosophy
Portuguese stage 2 Quilting and Patchwork Racketball Ramblers
Ramblers Too Rambling/Walking category Reading group Reading Poetry and Prose
Reading, Writing & Poetry category Rudimentary Italian Russian Culture SatNav Ramblers
Saturday Lunch group Science and its Application Scrabble (Afternoon 1) Scrabble (Afternoon 2)
Spanish Conversation Spanish for Beginners Spanish Stage 2 Stretch a Leg
Sunday Club Table Tennis Tennis The Adelaide Singers
The Arts The Woolpack Tramp and Trek 1 Tramp and Trek 2
World cinema
More Group Pages
100 Books Club 7+ Walking Group
Ab Initio I Ab Initio II
Active Listening to Music Arts and Crafts category
Badminton Book Club
Book Group (Leamington) Book group (Warwick)
Bowling Bridge
Cacophony Canasta
Card & Craft Card and Board games
Cinema club Computer Club
Computing category Conversazione Italiana
Current Affairs Curry club
Cycling Dancing category
Day Walkers Digital Imaging
Drawing and Painting Enjoying Poetry
Folk Dancing Food, Wine & Dine
French Conversation (Leam) French Conversation (Wark 1)
French Conversation (Wark 2) French group (Leamington)
French group (Warwick) French Literature
From Fact to Fiction Book grp Games (Indoor)
Games (Outdoor) Garden group 1
Garden group 2 Garden group 4
Gardening category German Conversation
German for Beginners German Forum
Good Eating Health and Well-being
History Group History of Art
Improving our Photography Indoor Bowls
Italian Arts Italian for Beginners
Italian stage 4 advanced Jazz Appreciation group
Knit and Natter Languages category
Latin group 3 Local Walkers I
Local Walkers II Local Walkers III
Looking at Architecture Music category
My Music Natural History
Opera Our World Studies category
Painting for Pleasure Pétanque
Pétanque Deux Philosophy
Portuguese stage 2 Quilting and Patchwork
Racketball Ramblers
Ramblers Too Rambling/Walking category
Reading group Reading Poetry and Prose
Reading, Writing & Poetry category Rudimentary Italian
Russian Culture SatNav Ramblers
Saturday Lunch group Science and its Application
Scrabble (Afternoon 1) Scrabble (Afternoon 2)
Spanish Conversation Spanish for Beginners
Spanish Stage 2 Stretch a Leg
Sunday Club Table Tennis
Tennis The Adelaide Singers
The Arts The Woolpack
Tramp and Trek 1 Tramp and Trek 2
World cinema