2017 - 18 Season

2018

April 5th

The Clarksons of Wisbech & The Abolition of Slavery

Dr Maureen James

llustrated

May 10th

7.45 p.m. - Annual General Meeting

815 p.m. - Who do you think you are? Where are you descended from? How do you know?"

The evening concludes with light refreshments.

 

Richard Till

 

Illustrated

June 2nd

Coach outing
to north Norfolk for a boat trip to Blakeney Point to see the seals followed by a visit to Felbrigg Hall.

2018 - 19 Season

2018

October 4th

The Rectors of Therfield

Richard Genochio

llustrated

November 1st

The Remarkable Story of Heffers of Cambridge

Julie Bounford

llustrated

December 6th

The Battle for Female Suffrage :
Mary Augusta Ward and Lady Constance Georgina Bulwer-Lytton

Elizabeth Eastwood

llustrated

2019

January 3rd

The Causes of World War One
Why did the various European powers enter into the war which became a global conflict that was to destroy much of the old order? What part was played by the system of alliances and did they make war inevitable?

Don Chiswell

llustrated

February 7th

Samuel Ryder, the Man behind the Ryder Cup

John Hines

llustrated

March 7th

Around the Financial Centre of the City of London

Ken Drake

llustrated

April 4th

"The Majestic Age of the Ocean Liner"

Richard Mellor

llustrated

May 9th

7.30 p.m. - Annual General Meeting

8.00 p.m. - Cambridge history on your computer: the library on your laptop

The evening concludes with light refreshments.

 

Mike Petty

 

Illustrated

June 1st

Coach outing
to Oliver Cromwell's House and Ely Group Tours