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Calendar of Events - 2017
(for more details see "Monthly Lectures" and "Outings" pages)
Thursday 14th December 2017 Garden Lecture - BRITISH WILD FLOWERS IN NATURE AND IN THE GARDEN
Robert Harvey
The Salvation Army Citadel (opposite Sainsburys)
10:30 am
Thursday 4th January 2018 Monthly Lecture - SWASTIKA OVER GUERNSEY
Richard Bush
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Tuesday 9th January 2018 COMMITTEE MEETING
Members welcome to attend as observers, please contact the Secretary BEFOREHAND to make arrangements
BRLSI, Queen Square
10:00am
Wednesday 17th January 2018 Theatre trip - SWAN LAKE AT BRISTOL HIPPODROME
The Russian State Ballet
Depart mid-day approx, Bath
Thursday 1st February 2018 Monthly Lecture - THE RISE AND FALL OF THE PORTUGUESE EMPIRE
Christopher Massy-Beresford
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Thursday 8th February 2018 Garden Lecture - JAPANESE GARDENS
Nick Wray
The Salvation Army Citadel (opposite Sainsburys)
10:30 am
Sunday 11th February 2018 Theatre trip - TOSCA
Welsh National Opera
The Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 4:00pm
Depart 11:00am, Bath
Thursday 1st March 2018 Monthly Lecture - ROME'S GREATEST DEFEAT: MASSACRE IN THE GERMAN FORESTS
Ben Kane
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Monday 12th March 2018 Outing / Tour - VINTAGE BUS RIDE
"Back-in-Time" tour of the local villages with a lunch break at Castle Combe
Depart 10:00am, Bath
Tuesday 10th April 2018 Outing / Tour - ROYAL MINT and CASTELL COCH
More details soon

Thursday 5th April 2018 Monthly Lecture - THE REFORMATION: HOW IS IT BATH ABBEY SURVIVED?
Jeremy Key Pugh
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Thursday 12th April 2018 Garden Lecture - Topic to be announced
The Salvation Army Citadel (opposite Sainsburys)
10:30 am
May 2018 Outing / Tour - SCULPTURE PARK AND LOCAL HOUSE
More details soon

Thursday 3rd May 2018 Monthly Lecture - PULTENEY BRIDGE: WHO WOULD HAVE BELIEVED IT?
Michael Rowe
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Thursday 7th June 2018 Monthly Lecture - BENJAMIN BRITTEN: MEMORIES AND VARIATIONS
George Odam
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Saturday 9th June 2018 Outing / Tour - HELLENS HOUSE AT MUCH MARCLE
More details soon

Thursday 5th July 2018 Monthly Lecture - EGGS OR ANARCHY: FEEDING THE NATION AT WAR
William Sitwell
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Wednesday 16th - 20th July 2018 Outing / Tour - CULTURAL TOUR OF THE SALFORD / MANCHESTER AREA
5-day tour based at Salford University; more details soon

29th August - 2nd September 2018 Outing / Tour - TRIP TO YPRES, BELGIUM
5-day tour with day-trips to Bruges and Brussels

September 2018 Outing / Tour - THAMES TOWN VISIT AND CRUISE
More details soon

Thursday 6th September 2018 Monthly Lecture - NATURAL QUARRY: A PHOTOGRAPHIC INSIGHT INTO A WORKING QUARRY IN SOMERSET
David Boag
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
October 2018 Outing / Tour - V&A or THE KNITTING AND STITCHING SHOW
More details soon

Recent Events
Thursday 7th December 2017 Monthly Lecture - THE SECOND "NORMAN CONQUEST" AND WHY IT (ONLY JUST) FAILED
Sean McGlynn
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Wednesday 6th December 2017 Outing / Tour - JOHN RUTTER'S CHRISTMAS CONCERT AT ALBERT HALL, LONDON
SOLD OUT

Tuesday 28th November 2017 COMMITTEE MEETING
Members welcome to attend as observers, please contact the Secretary BEFOREHAND to make arrangements
BRLSI, Queen Square
10:00am
Thursday 16th November 2017 MAMMA MIA CHRISTMAS TRIBUTE TO ABBA AT THE MERCURE HOTEL,BRISTOL


Thursday 9th November 2017 Garden Lecture - PATHWAY TO PARADISE: A TRIP THROUGH THE GARDENS OF STOURHEAD
Dawn Collins
The Salvation Army Citadel (opposite Sainsburys)
10:30 am
Thursday 2nd November 2017 Monthly Lecture - ANTARCTICA
Mike Danson
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Thursday 19th October 2017 U3A IN BATH OPEN MORNING
Come along and see what we do
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Wednesday 18th October 2017 THEATRE TRIP TO THE NEW THEATRE, CARDIFF
Cabaret
SOLD OUT
Bear Flat 10:15 am
Riverside Coach Park 10:30 am
Balustrade 10:45 am
Saturday 14th October 2017 KNITTING AND STITCHING EXHIBITION AT ALEXANDRA PALACE, LONDON
CANCELLED DUE TO INSUFFICIENT BOOKINGS

Thursday 5th October 2017 Monthly Lecture - ROBOTICS AND THE LIKES OF US
Dr Praminder Caleb-Solly
The Pavilion, North Parade Road
10:00 am
Wednesday 9th August 2017 SAVILL GARDENS, WINDSOR GREAT PARK

Tuesday 25th - 29th July 2017 5 DAY CULTURAL TOUR OF NORTH WALES (Bangor University)

Thursday 18th July 2017 WINE TASTING AND LUNCH NEAR BATH

Monday 3rd July 2017 GROUP CONVENORS' MEETING

Saturday 1st July 2017 THEATRE TRIP TO WATERMILL PLAYHOUSE,NEWBURY
House and Garden (Linked Comedies by Alan Ayckbourn)
Tuesday 20th June 2017 AFTERNOON CRUISE FROM BRISTOL TO THE AVON GORGE

Tuesday 13th June 2017 BEAULIEU