Doors open 1pm for 1.10pm 

The lectures are approximately 45 minutes and finish by 2pm.

Please arrive promptly as places are limited.

Free and open to all


Monday 3 December    

Emma Laws                Now we are rather older: Revisiting Winnie-the-Pooh


Monday 7 January

Clare Maudling           Exeter of the Future: Rebuilding and development after two world wars


Monday 18 February

David Pugsley           Was Jane Austen’s aunt a shoplifter? 


Monday 18 March

Beth Howell              Stories in the Stones: The Archaeology of the South West in 19th Century Literature


Monday 15 April 

Mike Richards          A History of the Victoria Cross (and some local connections)


Monday 20 May

Simon Priestly         Saving lives at Sea 


Monday 17 June

John Jones               The Victorian Workhouse


Monday 15  July

Robert Guyver          An Exeter Life in Peace and War: Cornelius Kerslake (born 1876), Plumber and Soldier


Monday 9 September 

Hugh De Souza       The work of Exmouth Coastwatch


Wednesday 16 October

Major Nigel Bovey        The war between the Skeleton Army and the Salvation Army


Monday 11 November

Dr David Oates         How to look at Devon’s Heraldry


Monday 2 December

David Baker            General Gordon of Khartoum


For all enquiries please contact Emma Dunn, Programme Manager: