Meeting Dates and Talks

The 2022 programme is subject to national, local and venue restrictions for Covid-19 and be cancelled should ‘lock-down’s’ be re-instituted. All members and speakers will be advised by ‘phone should this be at short notice.  Keep up to date with all of the meeting dates and planed talks here …

The meeting dates for the coming months are as follows ….

Meeting Dates

5th February 2022

Date Speaker Topic, Talk or Event
9th February 2022 John Martin Pacific Perambulations 1. The Asian Sector and Central Pacific
16th February 2022 John Martin Pacific Perambulations 2. Oceana and the North American Coast
23rd February 2022 Bruce Reed Battle of the WW2 Naval Codebreakers
March
2nd March 2022 Simon Caudwell Making friends at the edge of the world. Translating an oral language into the written word
9th March 2022 AGM
16th March 2022 Seb LittleWood
(Beamish Museum)
Warden’s Joe the Quilter and his cottage
23rd March 2022 Mike Thornton Norman Cornish’s Spennymoor
30th March 2022 Frank Grant Reivers Haven to Gilsland Spa
April
6th April 2022 Members Day
13th April 2022 EASTER BREAK
20th April 2022 EASTER BREAK
27th April 2022 Gordon Scorer Walking the Tyne 1. South Shields to Wylam
May
4th May 2022 Mel Wall D-Day Dodgers
11th May 2022 Neville Harris Spike Milligan and his part (in part) in the Goons
18th  May 2022 Geoff Hughes Cragside. Upstairs and Downstairs
 25th May 2022 Gordon Score Walking the Tyne 2. Wylam to North Shields
June
1st June 2022 Annual Trip – Sunderland Glass Factory and Shildon Locomotion Museum (TBC)
8th June 2022
15th  June 2022
 22nd June 2022 TBC Kynren – An Epic Tale of England
 29th June 2022 Prof. John Derry (TBC) TBA