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Future Speaker Schedule

In view of continuing restrictions due to Covid-19, some future talks have been rescheduled to start at 10:00 and will be given using Zoom. The previously arranged Christmas talk has been cancelled but the Committee is arranging an alternative event and will, of course, keep all matters under review.

Date Speaker Topic
23/11/2020 Antony Wood  (Zoom)   at 10:00 Colonel Sir Francis Younghusband
21/12/2020 TBA

We start 2021 with talks by by two international experts from the University of Reading about how the food you eat affects your health.

25/01/2021 Prof. Ian Givens (Zoom)  at 10:00 The role of milk and dairy products
in the diet of young and old
22/02/2021 Prof. Glenn Gibson (Zoom)  (10:00) Friends in low places: An A-Z overview
of gut microbiology
22/03/2021 Alan Harland  (Zoom)  at 10:00 Reading's Trams
26/04/2021 Mike Luff  (Zoom)  at 10:00 Haiti, the poorest nation on earth.
24/05/2021 Barry Neville  (Zoom)  at 10:00 Arthur Ransome: journalist, columnist,
children’s author, sailor, fisherman - and spy.
A personal memoir.
28/06/2021 Richard Stainthorp A History of Reading Gaols
26/07/2021 Stewart Linford The Remarkable story of our National
chair: The Windsor.
23/08/2021 Tom Way Tooth, Claw and Mane

Page updated 11th November 2020.

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