Programme Speaker 2016/2017

Date                             Member                    Title                                     Issue 2

23rd November 2016     Chris Robinson                “Churchill The Warrior”

14th December2016       CHRISTMAS LUNCH        No Speaker  

11th January 2017          Ian Dawson                      “33 Years at Heathrow”

25th January 2017          Nigel Copestake              “Astronomy” by Rod Hine

8th   February 2017        Christopher Donnison    “Renewables” speaker TBA

22nd February 2017       Michael Larkman            “A Policeman’s Lot.....” by Andrew Bull

8th   March 2017            Tony Baker                      “Discoveries at Scotch Corner” by Dr Hannah Russ

22nd March 2017           MEMBER’S LUNCH           No Speaker  

12th April 2017              David Heaton                   “Working with Railway Steam Engines”

26th April 2017              Ray Sheahan                    “Where did Prussia disappear?”

10th May 2017               Simon Cherry                   “It’s a Vet’s Life”

24th May 2017               Tony Orton                       “Augustus Sussex Milbank” by Ann Orton

14th June 2017               Brian Thomas                  “Trafalgar”

28th June 2017               Keith Robson                   “My Mining Career” by Peter Norton

12th July 2017                Stephen Charlton           “Home Comforts – the role of the Red Cross in WW1

                                                                                Auxiliary Hospitals in the North Riding” by Anne Wall &

                                                                                Eileen Brereton                   

26th July 2017                Bill Green                         TBA

9th August 2017             Peter Clarke                    TBA

23rd August 2017           John Horseman               TBA

13th September 2017    Mike Bacon                    “The Engineering Skills Crisis in the North of England”                                                 by Bowman Bradley                                    

27th September 2017    Francis Rose                     TBA

11th October 2017         John Dickinson                “Some corner of a Foreign Field”

25th October 2017        Chris Woodard                 TBA

8th November 2017      AGM then Michael Eyles TBA