History (monthly)

Regular History talks arranged by Janet Palmer

Talks are usually held on the FIRST Wednesday morning of the month.
  • Venue: Walton Village Hall
  • Day: Wednesday
  • Time: 10.00 am-12.00 noon
  • Admission £2 (to cover the cost of speakers and the hire of the hall)
  • Tea, Coffee and biscuits are available for 20p per person


      All Phoenix members are welcome to attend.

       No booking necessary


  • Wednesday 6 February:   Over a Century of Cinema


  • Wednesday 6 March:           On the Staffordshire Map




  • Wednesday 3 April:               D. Erasmus Darwin founder of the Lunar Society

                                                                   A powerpoint demonstration by Anthony Taylor

        Anthony Taylor is coming from the Lichfield Musem of Charles Darwin and was one of          the guides when Phoenix visited the Museum last year. He will describe the valuable                work undertaken by his grandfather to Charles Darwin and the other members of the              Lunar Society.

  • Wednesday 1 May:                         A Biography of Alan Mathison Turing 

                                                                       A powerpoint demonstration by John Wilcock


Bookings for the August History Outing will be available at the May meeting i n advance of the publication of the May Phoenix Newsletter. The location has yet to be decided.

































































































































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