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LUDLOW CIVIC SOCIETY PROGRAMME OF LECTURES

2016 / 2017 SEASON

 

2016

14th September

ADVENTURES OF AN ART DEALER
Discovering lost paintings

MILES WYNN CATO-Specialist in British Art since1987.Gallery Owner in Ludlow since 2014


12th October

THE ART OF SIGNWRITING
TONY LEWERY

Artist, Author and Historian
WHO TRAINED AS A PAINTER, IS AN AUTHORITY ON ALL ASPECTS OF NARROW BOATS AND his books include “Narrow Boat Painting” and “Signwritten Art “


9th November

CHRISTOPHER WAKELING

Author of the forthcoming CHAPELS OF ENGLAND and currently revising Pevsner’s STAFFORDSHIRE

NONCONFORMIST CHAPELS AND MEETING HOUSES mentioning those to be found in Ludlow itself


 

2017

11th January

MORTIMER CAMEOS
a Light hearted Romp through Four Centuries

HUGH WOOD

Hugh has a background in mathematical education,but his main interests now are heraldry, Mortimers and St Laurence’s Church


8th February

FINDING GOLD AND SILVER TREASURE LOOKING BACK AT CHANGING SOCIETIES

JOHN CHERRY

Formerly Keeper of the Department of Medieval and Modern Europe of the ,British Museum


8th March

GAVIN OWEN

A MAP OF CHILDHOOD

Ludlow poet and writer who will be reading his poems


12th April

THE HISTORICAL EVOLUTION OF OAK FRAMED BUILDINGS

TIM CRUMP

The founder and Managing Director of Oakwrights ,oak frame house builders


10th May

Annual General Meeting

Venue: Methodist Church, Broad Street

Please note that with effect from September the meetings will start at 7.00pm (doors open from 6.30pm) and will be held in The Methodist Church, Broad Street, except the Christmas Party and Forum. Venue to be advised.


17th June

Perrycroft House and Garden Visit

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Lectures and Activities

FIRST SLIDE SHOW
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Please note that all meetings will start at 7.00pm (doors open from 6.30pm) and will be held in The Methodist Chapel, Broad Street, except the Christmas Party and Forum which will be held in St. Lawrence's Church.

Member’s fee per meeting:
£2.00

Non-member’s fee per meeting: £4.00

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

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