The Farnham Society arranges four or five illustrated evening talks each year. With effect from April 2015, these will be held in the main hall at St Joan’s Centre, GU9 8DJ. From Farnham station, proceed up Tilford Road, St Joan’s Centre is on the left.
Non-members of the Society are welcome.
Talks are at 8.0 pm with welcoming drinks served from 7.30
Members £3 Non-members £6 Students £1.50
Ample car parking
Enquiries to: Gloria Dyche 01252 702449
Our next evening talk is ‘A Nightmare of a Book’ by Dr Claire Harman on Wednesday 26 September
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4 April 2018, Dr Diana Devlin Diana was chairman of the committee that planned and accomplished the building of Shakespeare’s Globe with Sam Wannamaker and Prof Andrew Gurr. You may have heard her
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With effect from April 2017, we are holding our evening talks in St Joan’s Centre, on Tilford Road.
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On Friday 19 January 2018, Major Paul Whittle gave an illustrated talk on Florence Nightingale, the Lady with the Lamp. Paul spent his professional career in the financial sector, also serving in the
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On Thursday 7 December 2017, Rt Revd Dr Christopher Herbert gave an illustrated talk on The Journey of the Magi. He traced the history of how the Biblical story has been represented in western
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Jane Trurer spoke of how George Watts moved from London to a house in Compton, where he built a gallery to display his works.
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Peter Bridgeman spoke on Trees in Farnham, 20 January 2017.
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On Friday 18 November 2016, Michael Hartnall spoke on The Life and Art of Maria Callas.
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On Tuesday 11 October 2016. Sir Andrew Carter, Head Teacher at South Farnham School gave a talk titled ‘UK Education – a Personal View’.
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On Tuesday 24 March 2016 Matt Cusack, Head Ranger with the National Trust, spoke to us on The Devil’s Punchbowl.
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On Friday 11 March 2016 John Sandy, an ex Director and Governor of HM Prisons. gave a talk titled My Time Inside.
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Tuesday 19th January 2016
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