Haywards Heath & District U3A

 

BRITAIN’S HISTORICAL HERITAGE 2   

 

Leader: Jenny Porter - 4 Savill Road, Lindfield, RH16 2NX, Tel: 482001, Email: jennyporter@btinternet.com

 

Convenor: Jose Wright  Woodcot, Brook St, Cuckfield, RH17 5JJ, Tel: 416607

 

 

Meetings held: Monthly on the 1st Friday of each month; 2.30pm

 

Venue:  The Upper Room, The Methodist Church, Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath.

 

The focus is usually British History. We try to make the meetings as participative as possible and welcome new members who are willing to share their interests, and do some research on topics that they would like to know more about.

 

However, we welcome as members anyone with an interest in history.

 

Programme for 2017/18:

 

 

Date

Speaker

                       Title

1 Sep 2017

Alistair Porter

James Herriot: Vet, Author and Friend

6 Oct 2017

Jenny Porter

Queen Elizabeth I & the World of Islam

3 Nov 2017

Derek Barton

British Waterways

1 Dec2017

Members

History in the News - Bring along an interesting item to share

5 Jan 2018

Ray Jones

The Brunels

2 Feb 2018

Margaret Nicolle

The Great Irish Famine

2 Mar 2018

David Waite

William Caxton

6 Apr 2018

Anne Jones

ABC of Famous Brighton People (i)

4 May 2018

Anne Morrison

African Explorers

1 Jun 2018

Bill Nicolle

The 10 Greatest English Persons

6 Jul 2018

Muriel Brewer

The 1930s