Durham Branch Programme 2017-18

Branch Programme

June Palmer, last updated: 17th July 2017

Durham Branch Programme 2016-17

Chairman: Tony Fox

All meetings begin at 6pm, (unless otherwise stated in the programme) at St Giles' Chuch Hall, St. Giles' Church, Gilesgate, Durham

Durham Branch Website: http://durhamha.wordpress.com/about/

For any enquiries about Durham Branch meetings, please contact Mrs June Palmer, Branch Secretary. 9 Millfields, Aycliffe Village, Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham DL5 6ND. Tel: 01325 301 093, evenings: 07980 276 467 Email: durhamha@googlemail.com

19th September 2017

5.30 pm AGM

The Legacy of the Reformation

Dr Adam Morton

Newcastle University

17th October 2017

Dressing to impress: clothing and equipment during the Civil Wars

Sean A McCartney
Sir Arthur Erskine's Regiment of Foote

21st November 2017

From Chinese Astrologers Royal to British Astronomers Royal

12th December 2017, 7pm

Paradise in chains: how the voyages of Cook, the Bounty and the First Fleet changed the Pacific world forever

Diana Preston

Christmas Buffet: Durham Rugby Club

16th  January 2018

How Europe Lost the Celts – Alesia 52BC

Rosie Serdiville

20th February 2018

Salonika 1916 :How the British became players in a Greek tragedy

Dr Mark Levene, University of Southampton

20th March 2018

Royalists and Parliamentarians at The National Civil War Centre

Kevin Winter National Civil War Centre Newark Museum

17th April 2018

The Battles of Fulford and Stamford Bridge

Chris Rock Battle of Stamford Bridge Society

15th  May 2018

The Gordon Batho Memorial Lecture

Napoleon France and Waterloo: The Eagle Rejected

Prof  Charles Esdale, University of Liverpool