Nuneaton Branch Programme

Nuneaton Branch Programme 2021-22

SUBJECT TO CHANGE: All meetings are held on Wednesdays. September’s meeting is on Zoom and October’s is a physical meeting but the venue of subsequent meetings has yet to be determined.


For any further information and for attending the occasional Zoom Meeting please contact Mr Michael Arnold, Branch Secretary, by eā€mailing or telephoning 07785 337147


Voluntary donation from non-members on their first visit. 



Saturday 7 August 2021, Time 2pm

Outing: Griff House

John Burton / David Paterson



22 September 2021, 7.15pm   (Zoom)

The History, Politics and Culture of Gibraltar since 1704

Dr Chris Grocott, Leicester University


20 October 2021, 7. 30pm Holy Trinity Church Attleborough, Nuneaton CV11 4TS

NATO, the Cold War and the bidding for the 1968 Olympics

Dr Heather Dichter, De Montfort University



10 November 2021, 3.30pm King Edward VI College Nuneaton CV11 4BE

The Crusades: Yesterday and Today

Dr Guy Perry, Keble College, Oxford


24 November 2021, 4.30pm  Etone College Nuneaton CV11 6AA

The Student Great Debate


15 December 2021, 7.30pm  (Zoom)

Anti-Fascism in the British Jewish Community in the 1930s

Dr David Dee, De Montfort University


19 January 2022, 7.30pm  (Zoom)

The Debate over U.S. Entry in to World War Two

Dr Andrew Johnstone, Leicester University


16 February 2022, 7.30pm  (Zoom)

Lloyd George

Dr Jonathan Rodell, Institute of Continuing Education, Cambridge



16 March 2022, 3.30pm (Zoom)

Reluctant Regicides

Prof Andrew Hopper, Leicester University



27 April 2022, 7.30pm. Chilvers Coton Heritage Centre, Avenue Road, CV11 4LU

The Norman Conquest 

Prof David Bates, University of East Anglia



The Cultural Revolution

Dr Yangwen Zheng, Manchester University


15 June 2022, 7.30pm. Chilvers Coton Heritage Centre, Avenue Road, CV11 4LU

Nuneaton Branch AGM