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Please note that all meetings will start at 4.00pm (doors open from 3.30pm) and will be held in The Methodist Chapel, Broad Street.

 

Member’s fee per meeting: £3.00

 

Non-member’s fee per meeting: £5.00

 

Civic Society members and all visitors (provided they join the society at the AGM!) are most welcome to attend.

 

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LUDLOW CIVIC SOCIETY PROGRAMME OF LECTURES

 

2018 / 2019 SEASON

 

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2018

 

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12th September

 

PITCHFORD HALL

 

Visit to Pitchford Hall by coach plus guided tour of this half timbered 16th century Shropshire House and garden. Leave Ludlow at 1pm.

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10th October

 

WORCESTER

 

Visit by coach to Worcester’s historic city centre including the cathedral, as guests of the Worcester Civic Society. Leave Ludlow at 11am.

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14th November

 

DR SYLVIA PINCHES

 

Author, historian and lecturer. “The Almshouses of Shropshire and Herefordshire: a social and architectural history”.

 

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2019

 

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9th January

 

COLIN RICHARDS

 

Heritage consultant and practitioner, formerly head of Conservation and Archaeology for Shropshire Council. “The Post-war Renaissance of Ludlow: Building conservation and planning at the turn of the Millennium.”

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13th February

 

ALLEN FISHER

 

Emeritus professor of Poetry and Art at Manchester Metropolitan University, a painter, poet and art historian. “Paintings in the context of the Picturesque.”

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13th March

 

BRANDON LINDBERG

 

Senior Specialist at Christie’s on British Impressionism, Victorian and Pre-Raphaelite painting. “British Impressionism, the influence of French painting on British art.”

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10th April

 

ROSEMARY YALLOP

 

Trustee and vice-chair of the Georgian Group. “Shropshire and the Borders. Cradle of the Georgian Picturesque.”

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8th May

 

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

 

Ludlow Civic Society

51 Julian Road

Ludlow SY8 1HD

 

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