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LUDLOW CIVIC SOCIETY PROGRAMME OF LECTURES

2018 / 2019 SEASON

 

2018

 

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.


 

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.


 

14th November

Dr Sylvia Pinches

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


 

2019

 

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.”


 

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.”


 

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.”
 


 

10th April

Rosemary Yallop

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


 

8th May

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Lectures and Activities

FIRST SLIDE SHOW

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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