Oadby and Wigston

 

University of the Third Age

 

  Programme of Talks for 2019

 

29  January    The History of Capital Punishment in England

                        (Hung, drawn and quartered)

                                 Eddie Smallwood)

26  February   Castles. Moats, houses and gardens

                                 Colin Hobday

25   March      Barrow to Baghdad and back again

                                  Philip Caine

29 April          A short reign but an interesting one - life during the

                            time of Edward VII

                                   Felicity Austin

27 May           Masters of Mirth -  Mike Storr

 

24 June           Victoria Park, London Road and the Via Devana

                                    Caroline Roberts

29 July           Wallis Simpson and the Abdication Crisis of 1936/7

                                    Roy Smart

26 August        Ten year a Buff Butler and the Chic of Cheek

                                      Paul Isherwood

30 September   Scotland - wildlife of the Highlands

                                      Sue Ablett

28 October       The Plague Doctor from Eyam

                                       David Bell

25 November     What has Space done for us?

                                       Professor Martin Barstow

9 December     Reflections in Rhyme

                                       Delia Bennett