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2017 / 2018 SEASON



13th September

Emma Stuart

Senior Curator of Books and Manuscripts The Royal Library at Winsor Castle “A fondness for folios and the chimes of George III’s favourite clock in the libraries at Windsor Castle…. stories of a reinvented librarian!”


11th October

Dorothy Nicolle

Author and lecturer with special interest in industrial history “Thomas Telford’s Shropshire Legacy”


8th November

Ed Bennis

Author Lecturer and consultant in historic landscape “Humphry Repton: Landscape Gardener and Illusionist”


15th December

Christmas Party

To be held in St Laurence’s Church at 7 pm




10th January

Deborah Moggach

Author of “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” and eighteen more novels, plus screen plays of several films. ”Adventures in Hollywood. The stories behind the novels and the ups and downs of a long writing career”


14th February

Tim Bridges

Church Buildings support officer for Hereford Diocese “Churches of Hereford Diocese: Past, Present and into the Future. How we look after our wonderful legacy of historic churches and try to ensure they have a sustainable future”


14th March

David Bruce

Academic advisor, researcher and campaigner “Walled towns are unique inheritances from times long past and should be treasured, maintained and safeguarded” referencing Ludlow Town Walls


11th April

Alan Powers

Writer, Teacher and Curator specialising in Twentieth Century British art and design. “A dry style in a wet country: Eric Ravilious and his place in art”


25th April

Ravilious & Co Exhibition
at Compton Verney

Ludlow Civic Society is organising a coach visit to see this exciting exhibition at Compton Verney on

Wednesday 25th April 2018.  If you would like to join us, please follow this link and complete application form.



9th May

Annual General Meeting

Lectures and Activities


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:

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.