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Here is a selection of my forthcoming appearances


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

17th Jan 2019
at 14:00
Sign of the Times (1, 2, 3, 4 or 5)
Ringwood U3A
Greyfriars House, 44 Ringwood Rd, Ringwood, BH24 1DW
Email: Hazel Taylor
Call: 01425 472613

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


4th 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

17th Apr 2019
at 10:30
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Southampton East Probus
Masonic Hall, Manor Road South, Woolston, Southampton SO19 2DS
Email: Rod Jenkins

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

17th May 2019
(private)
Guided Tour of Calshot Castle & Spit
Southampton U3A
Calshot Spit
Contact: Mrs Chris Harris
Call: 02380 634604

30th May 2019
at 18:45
Calshot : a place in time
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

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

17th Sep 2019
at 19:30
TBA
Swan Ladies Group
Swan Hotel, 11 West St, Alresford SO24 9AD
Email: Liz Garty
Call: 01962 733125

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

2nd Oct 2019
at 19:30
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
West End Local History Society
Parish Centre, Chapel Road, West End, SO30 3FE
Contact: Lin Dowdell
Call: 02380 471886

3rd Oct 2019
at 14:00
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Rayleigh U3A
Rayleigh Mill, Bellamy Rd, Rayleigh SS6 7ED
Email: Valerie Skam

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

14th Nov 2019
at 14:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
South Baddesley WI
Boldre Village Hall
Email: Frances Voisey

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

19th Nov 2019
at 14:00
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
New Forest & Waterside U3A
St Andrews Church Hall, Dibden Purlieu
Email: Owen Wright

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

Dec 2019


7th Dec 2019
at 13:45
Lucy Houston : the Lady Who Saved a Nation
Evergreen Club
St John's Church Hall, The Marsh, Hythe
Contact: Peter Puddle
Call: 02380 891721

Jan 2020


8th Jan 2020
at 14:00
Calshot : a place in time
Solent U3A
The Wallington Village Hall, Broadcut, Fareham PO16 8ST
Email: Vicki Gain
Web: 07540 260368

Feb 2020


13th Feb 2020
at 14:30
FLYING BOATS of Southampton (Ships of the Sky)
Romsey Archway U3A
Crosfield Hall, Romsey
Email: Judy Duncan

Mar 2020


9th Mar 2020
at 20:00
TBA
Phoenix Marine Model Club
Byfleet Boat Club, 4, Old Parvis Road, Byfleet Surrey KT14 6LE
Email: Richard Chesney

11th Mar 2020
at 14:00
LAWRENCE : Before & After Arabia
Solent U3A
The Wallington Village Hall, Broadcut, Fareham PO16 8ST
Contact: Vicki Gain
Call: 07540 260368

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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