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Sep 2018


10th Sep
at 20:00
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Phoenix Marine Model Club
Byfleet Boat Club, 4, Old Parvis Road, Byfleet Surrey KT14 6LE
Contact: Graham Porter
Call: 01932 221994

11th Sep
(private)
Schneider Trophy to Spitfire : the struggles for success
Brockenhurst Probus Club
Balmer Lawn Hotel, Brockenhurst
Contact: Steve Thomas
Call: 01590 624080

12th Sep
at 14:00
Calshot : a place in time
Solent U3A
The Wallington Village Hall, Broadcut, Fareham PO16 8ST
Call: 01329 283879

Oct 2018


8th Oct
(private)
THE RED ARROWS : Selection & Training
NHS Retirement Fellowship
United Reformed Church, Ropley Rd, Iford, Christchurch BH7 6RU
Contact: Christine Campbell 01202 479677
Call: 01202 479677

9th Oct
(private)
Nelson & HMS Victory : Their Lives and Times
Waterlooville Probus
The Chairmakers Arms Worlds End, Hambledon. PO7 4QX
Email: Tony Jarrett
Call: 02392 252063

10th Oct
at 19:30
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
East Dorset National Trust Assn
Barrington Theater, Ferndown
Contact: Pat Pyrne
Call: 01202 827393

11th Oct
at 14:30
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
South Baddesley WI
Pilley Memorial Hall, Pilley
Email: Frances Voisey

15th Oct
at 19:30
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Wessex Strut
Henstridge Flying Club, Henstridge Airfield, Henstridge, Somerset
Contact: Neil Wilson
Call: 01747 826947

17th Oct
at 11:00
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Rhinefield Probus
Balmer Lawn Hotel, Brockenhurst
Email: Dr Mike Gibson

24th Oct
at 10:30
The Story of the Schneider Air Races
Sherborne Probus
Slessor RAF Ckub, Sherborne
Contact: Ray Newman
Call: 01935 706926

27th Oct
at 10:00
Airfields of the New Forest
The Peoples' Mosquito
All Saints Church, Fawley
Contact: Graham Charles
Call: 07526 507053

Nov 2018


1st Nov
at 14:30
TBA
Lymington U3A
Fuller Room, Lymington Community Centre, Cannon Street, Lymington
Email: Sinead Joyce

2nd Nov
at 10:00
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Southampton TWG
Shirley Baptist Church Hall, Church Street, Shirley, Southampton
Contact: Jenny Lewis
Call: 0230 790773

7th Nov
at 19:00
Calshot : a place in time
Highcliffe Bowls Club
Highcliffe Bowls Club, Smugglers Lane, Highcliffe
Contact: Judy Weaver
Call: 01425 272578

8th Nov
at 19:00
The Story of the Schneider Air Races
Surrey Industrial History Group
Leatherhead Institute, 67 High St, Leatherhead
Email: Bob Bryson

12th Nov
at 10:00
Sign of the Times (1, 2, 3, 4 or 5)
National Federation of Occupational Pensioners
Methodist Church Hall, Highcliffe
Contact: Keith Smewing
Call: 01425 613397

13th Nov
at 19:30
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Marchwood WI
Marchwood Village Hall, Vicarage Rd Marchwood
Contact: Linda Taylor
Call: 02380 860925

14th Nov
(private)
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Milford-on-Sea Ladies Luncheon Club
South Lawns Hotel, Milford-on-Sea
Email: Julia Badham

15th Nov
at 19:00
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Romsey RAFA
URC Hall, Market Place Romsey SO51 8EL
Email: Mike Richardson

16th Nov
at 20:00
TBA
Marchwood Yacht Club
Marchwood Yacht Club
Email: Stuart MacDonald

28th Nov
at 20:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Kings Somborne Society
Kings Somborne Village Hall
Email: Janet Ingleson

Dec 2018


7th Dec
at 14:15
THE RED ARROWS : Selection & Training
Hedge End Breathe Easy Group
Underhill Centre, St John's Rd, Hedge End
Email: Celia Farmer

Jan 2019


10th Jan 2019
(private)
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Bournemouth Literary Luncheon Club
Miramar Hotel, Bournemouth
Email: Ann Simmons

14th Jan 2019
(private)
TBA
Lentune Probus
South Lawns Hotel, Milford-on-Sea
Email: Dudley Pitts

18th Jan 2019
at 19:15
Calshot : a place in time
Highcliffe History Society
Highcliffe Day Centre, 250 Lymington Rd BH23 5ET
Contact: Tom Chandler 01425 271461
Call: 01425 271461

Feb 2019


5th Feb 2019
at 10:00
TBA
NHS Retirement Fellows New Forest Branch
St Marks Church Centre, The Sqaure, Pennington
Contact: Jacqui Allen
Call: 02380 666603

7th Feb 2019
at 14:30
SPITFIRE!
Bramshaw WI
Bramshaw Village Hall
Contact: Denise Hadleigh
Call: 02380 282317

11th Feb 2019
at 12:00
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
WARG (Winchester Archaeology & Local History Group)
Hampshire Records Office Cinema, Winchester SO23 8TH
Email: Julia Sandison

14th Feb 2019
at 10:00
Schneider Trophy to Spitfire : the struggles for success
Surrey Industrial History Group
Leatherhead Institute, 67 High St, Leatherhead
Email: Bob Bryson

19th Feb 2019
at 19:30
Calshot : a place in time
Bourneouth & Beyond Discovery Group
URC Church Hall, 8 St Stephen’s Rd Bmth BH2 6JJ
Email: Val Davies

21st Feb 2019
at 14:15
Calshot : a place in time
RAFA Romsey
URC Hall, Market Place Romsey SO51 8EL
Contact: Mike Richardson
Call: 07973 579218

21st Feb 2019
at 20:00
Calshot : a place in time
RAFA Romsey
URC Hall, Market Place Romsey SO51 8EL
Contact: Mike Richardson
Call: 07973 579218

Mar 2019


11th Mar 2019
at 10:00
Schneider Trophy to Spitfire : the struggles for success
Somerton U3A Aviation Group
Langport and Huish Episcopi Sports and Social Club, The Recreation Ground, Eastover, Langport TA10 9RZ
Email: Ray Jones

12th Mar 2019
(private)
TBA
Bransgore Probus Club
East Close Hotel, Hinton
Email: Peter Walmsley

14th Mar 2019
at 14:00
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Bitterne URC Senior Citizens’ Club
Bitterne URC Church (above Iceland)
Contact: Keith Parker
Call: 02380 328682

19th Mar 2019
(private)
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Castle Probus Ladies Club
Cheap Street Methodist Hall, Sherborne DT3 3BJ
Contact: Olivia Kerr
Call: 01935 508218

20th Mar 2019
at 19:30
TBA
Shoreham Aviation Society
Shoreham Airport Restaurant
Contact: Jim Peters
Call: 01903 265437

21st Mar 2019
at 14:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Hayling Island U3A
Hayling Island Community Centre, Station Rd, HI, PO11 0HB
Contact: Sonia Keeble
Call: 02392 460078

23rd Mar 2019
at 10:30
Calshot : a place in time
Bournemouth Society
Hinton Fires Hotel, Bournemouth
Contact: Beryl Parker
Call: 01202 515717

28th Mar 2019
at 19:30
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Somerton History Society
Parish Rooms (Lady Smith Memorial Institute), Market Square Somerton TA11 7NB
Email: Nancy Schooling

Apr 2019


8th Apr 2019
at 11:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Lyndhurst Probus
Crowwn Hotel, Lyndhurst
Email: Don Wark

8th Apr 2019
at 14:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Christchurch U3A
Christchurch Baptist Church, Bargate, Christchurch
Email: Jennet Lambert

16th Apr 2019
at 18:30
Airfields of the New Forest
Fordingbridge Probus
tbc
Email: Derek Ayling

19th Apr 2019
at 20:00
Guided Tour of Calshot Castle & Spit
Southampton U3A
Calshot Spit
Contact: Chris Harris
Call: 02380 634604

26th Apr 2019
at 20:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
New Forest Tractor Club
Copythorne Parish Hall, Pollards Moor Rd SO40 2NZ
Contact: Derek Olden
Call: 02380 848754

May 2019


14th May 2019
at 10:15
Guided Tour of Calshot Castle & Spit
Salisbury U3A Archaeology Group
Calshot Spit
Contact: Malcolm Burrows
Call: 01722 416828

15th May 2019
at 14:30
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Eastleigh U3A
Fair Oak Village Hall, Shorts Road, Fair Oak, Eastleigh SO50 7EJ
Contact: Susan White
Call: 02381 780958

30th May 2019
at 18:45
Nelson & HMS Victory : Their Lives and Times
Milford-on-Sea Historical Record Society
All Saints Church Hall, Greenbanks Close
Email: Richard Wotton

Aug 2019


13th Aug 2019
at 14:00
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Farnham Friendship Club
URC Church, 15 South St, Farnham GU9 7QU
Contact: Cynthia
Call: 01252 668078

Sep 2019


3rd Sep 2019
(private)
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Chapter of Maturity (Masonic Lodge) Kings Court Masonic Hall, C/ Ford
Kings Court Masonic Hall, Chandlers Ford
Contact: Paul Wyeth
Call: 02380 554243

5th Sep 2019
at 19:30
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Gillingham WI,
Gillingham Primary School, School Lane, Gillingham SP8 4QR
Email: Deborah Sharp

Oct 2019


1st Oct 2019
at 10:30
Airfields of the New Forest
Probus Club of the New Forest
Cornwallis Suite, South Lawns Hotel, Lymington Road, Milford on Sea, SO41 0RF
Contact: Brian Leake
Call: 01590 641873

14th Oct 2019
at 10:00
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Somerton U3A Aviation Group
Langport and Huish Episcopi Sports and Social Club, The Recreation Ground, Eastover, Langport TA10 9RZ
Contact: Ray Jones
Call: 01929 472261

17th Oct 2019
at 14:00
The Story of the Schneider Air Races
Hayling Island U3A
Hayling Island Community Centre Station Rd, HI, PO11 0HB
Contact: Sonia Keeble
Call: 02392 460078

22nd Oct 2019
at 10:30
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Milford-on-Sea Probus
South Lawns Hotel, Lymington Road M-o-S
Email: Mark Clayson

Nov 2019


1st Nov 2019
at 10:45
Strange Planes
NFOP Bournemouth
Kinson Community Centre (Pelhams), Bournemouth
Contact: Chris Simpkins
Call: 01202 738683

11th Nov 2019
at 14:30
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Petersfield U3A
Petersfield Community Centre. Love Lane GU31 4BW
Contact: Esther Jones. 01730 261905
Call: 01730 261905

12th Nov 2019
at 10:30
Sign of the Times (1, 2, 3, 4 or 5)
Salisbury U3A Archaeology Group
Salisbury Museum, The King's House, 65 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2EN
Contact: Malcolm Burrows 01722 416878
Call: 01722 416878

18th Nov 2019
at 10:00
THE RED ARROWS : Selection & Training
Lymington Probus
Cornwallis Suite, South Lawns Hotel, Lymington Road, Milford on Sea, SO41 0RF
Contact: Janet Durrant
Call: 01590 719734

22nd Nov 2019
(private)
TBA
Railway Club of the New Forest
Lymington Community Centre (Fuller-MacLellan Hall)
Email: Ken Wheel

Mar 2020


19th Mar 2020
at 11:00
Nelson & HMS Victory : Their Lives and Times
Fordingbridge 93 Club
The Woodside Suite, Sandy Balls, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2JZ
Email: Alan Dudley

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