Swansea Branch Programme


Swansea Branch Programme 2022-23

All talks are at 11am, at the National Waterfront Museum, Oystermouth Road, Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 3RD

Contact: Elizabeth McSloy historyliz1565@yahoo.com 

Annual Branch Membership fees: Individual £10; Concessionary (part time workers; retired; unwaged) £5; Family (household) membership £15; Full-time Student membership £5.

 

16th July 2022

Campus and community; writing a centenary history of Swansea university

Dr Sam Blaxland

 

20th August 2022

Swansea from older paintings, drawings and prints

Gerald Gabb

 

17th September 2022

Gerald of Wales: A Natural Historian

Colin James

 

15th October 2022

Copper and Steel Communities

Professor Louise Miskell

 

19th November 2022

Memories of National Service 1945-1960

Malcolm Cowper

 

10th December 2022

A Woman Ahead of Time?  Florence Nightingale

Dr Anne Kelly

 

21st January 2023

Politics and the Past: statues and monuments in Modern Europe

Dr Simon John

 

18th February 2023

Three Brunel Bridges on the South Wales Railway

Glyn Williams

 

18th March 2023

William Chambers Junior of Llanelly House

Rev Eldon Phillips

 

15th April 2023

Swansea’s Three Nights’ Blitz in Context

Dr John Alban

 

20th May 2023

War and Madness in the Russian Civil War

Dr Alan Bilton