Thursday, 10th February, 2022 Paul Picton
The History of Old Court Nurseries and the Picton Garden
Paul will talk about the history of the Old Court Nursery and The Picton Garden - 115 years plant growing in Colwall from Ernest Ballard's New Asters to The Picton Garden.
Thursday, 10th March, 2022 Jayne Harris
Queen Elizabeth I
Jayne Harris returns to the Club to take us on a journey through the life of Elizabeth I, dispelling some myths along the way.
Thursday, 14th Apri,l 2022 Kate Bellamy
The Seven Ages of Sleep
This is a follow-up talk to the sleep talk Kate gave a couple of years ago. She will explain how sleep changes as we age and what is happening in the brain to account for the changes.
Thursday, 12th May, 2022 David Clark
"We can't let you broadcast that!"
A light hearted and nostalgic look at the history of the BBC. Five tracks once banned by the BBC will be played - nothing offensive, just amusing and enjoyable.
Thursday, 9th June, 2022 Penny Platts
Delhi, Taj Mahal, Jaipur Amber Fort and a week on the River Ganges from Kolkata. Visiting Kalna, Matiari, Murchidabad, Baranagar, Mayapur, Bandel and Chandannagar. Penny then takes us into rural India to see the farming, crafts and way of life on the banks of the Ganges.
Thursday, 14th July 2022 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING followed by lunch at The Thai Rama restaurant at Colwall.