Taunton Deane Branch Programme

Taunton Deane Branch Programme 2019-20


CANCELLED Wednesday 7 October 2020

Dr Barbara Zanchetta

(King’s College London)

‘Ending the War, Initiating the Arms Race: 75 Years since Hiroshima and Nagasaki’

NB The AGM will precede the lecture


CANCELLED Wednesday 11 November 2020

Professor Stephen Badsey

(University of Wolverhampton)

‘11 November 1918: The War, the Armistice and History’


Wednesday 16 December 2020

Dr Polly Ha

(University of East Anglia)

‘The Mayflower and its Changing Reputations’


Wednesday 13 January 2021

Dr James Thompson

(University of Bristol)

‘The Visual Culture of Politics in Britain c.1880-1914’


Wednesday 10 February 2021

Marcus Paul

(Formerly, Deputy Head of Queen’s College, Taunton)

‘Ireland to the Wild West’


Wednesday 10 March 2021

Dr Tim Cooper

(University of Exeter)

‘Oil and the History of the Senses in Modern Britain’


Venue: The Methodist Temple, Upper High Street, Taunton

Directions: Between the main entrance to Vivary Park and the Court House, on the corner with The Crescent.          

Contact: Geoff Bisson (01823 353749 or gb@queenscollege.org.uk)

Cost of Entry: £2.00 per meeting (payable on the door in the exact change)

Covid compliance: see attached notes (HA Meetings 2020(2)) of the proof of the membership card (also attached)