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 2018/19:

 

 

Date

Speaker

                       Title

September 7

Alistair Porter

Sir Walter Scott of Abbotsford

October  5

Anne Morrison

Into Africa

November  2

Bill Nicolle

The Joy & Importance of British Poetry

December  7

Members

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

January  4 2019

Derek Barton

What Sweeter Music

February  1

Anne Jones

ABC of Famous Brighton People (ii)

March 1

Margaret Nicolle

The Quiet Conquest: The Contribution of the Huguenots to English Society. The Value of Diaries & Letters to the Historian

April 5

Ray Jones

Historic Sussex Villages

May 3

David Waite

William  Harvey

June 7

Muriel Brewer

The 1940s

July 5

Jenny Porter

The Birth of the United States of America