Speaker and Event Programme 2019



Our monthly meetings and speaker schedule for 2019 is shown below. All lunch meetings take place on the first Thursday of each month at Weybourne House unless otherwise indicated. The bar opens at 11.30am, with luncheon at 12.30pm. We aim to finish at 15.00pm or thereabouts. Accounts of recent lunch meeting talks can be read on our Latest News page with older accounts on our Past Events page.


January 3rd: Susan Purcell " Rise & Demise of Accents & Dialects (inc. Surrey) "

February 7th: Gordon Bridger "The British Empire "

March 7th: Paul Whittle   " Tsars and Commissars"

April 4th: Colin Summerhayes "Welcome to the Anthropocene"

May 2nd: May Guest Lunch: Julie Beavan " The Hammer Dulcimer".

This is a special three course lunch, with welcoming glass of champagne.

June 6th: Vic Quayle "Three Legs and No Tail by a Manxman ( or 'The Isle of Man’ for short). "

July 4th: Neville Lyons " British War Artists of the Second World War"

August 1st: Julian Evans & Margaret " A Wood of Our Own "

September 5th: Andy Thomas "Lewes and Bonfire Night"

October 3rd: David Skillen & Lynn " Giants in the Sky "

November 7th:  Club AGM

December 5th: Festive Guest Lunch TBA (originally scheduled speaker is now presenting at 2018 lunch). This is a special, three course lunch, with welcoming glass of champagne.