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Hastings 1066 christmas lunch

Hastings 1066 branch enjoyed their December Christmas Lunch meeting at the Cooden Beach Golf Club, with many guests and members.

The centenary of the Royal Air Force

Former Chief of the Air Staff, Michael Graydon spoke to Bedforshire branch about the RAF’s contribution to the UK.

Colchester: Sixth form public speaking heat

Six teams spanning four counties competed in the final of the East Region Sixth Form Public Speaking Competition.

Colchester and Essex: A history lesson

Edward Towne gave an absorbing talk on The Cambridge Spies for the ESU Colchester and Essex branch.

The silver thread - A talk by Elizabeth Gowing

Jewellery expert Elizabeth Gowing visited the Epping branch for a talk entitled ‘The Silver Thread’ and the skilled craftsmanship of people in Kosovo.

Hastings 1066 pre-christmas luncheon

In November Hastings 1066 members and guests attended a pre-Christmas luncheon at the Royal Victoria Hotel in St Leonards. We met in the lounge for drinks and welcomed the speaker, M.J. Paranzino.

Epping branch visits Bevis Marks Synagogue

Member of the Epping branch went to Bevis Marks Synagogue. The Rabbi ran through the history of Jews in England.

Epping branch visit to concert at the Royal Festival Hall

Eighteen members of the Epping branch were able to join our annual visit to the Royal Festival Hall on the South Bank of London.

Michael Buerk joins Lincolnshire branch centenary dinner and helps raise £2000

Lincolnshire centenary dinner raises £2000 for local primary schools.

Supernova in space to symbolise astrophysicist

'Finding the most distant galaxies in the universe’ - Ouse Valley branch welcome guest speaker to AGM

Professor of Astrophysics speaks at Bedfordshire branch AGM.

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