Reports of Meetings

2015 (January) Joan Cummings, currently of the BBC Midlands Today Regional news team, spoke on the topic of interviewing, bring to the subject many years of experience of radio and TV journalism. Click here to read Claire Spivey's report on  this interesting and amusing event.

2017 (February) Talk by Brendan Hawthorne on Midlands Regional Dialects

2017 (October)
George Eliot by Vivienne Wood

2017 {November)
Sir Nikolaus Pevsner by Chris Pickford

2017 Christmas Party. This was a most enjoyable event to end the year.
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2018 (January) Robin Taylor, well-known local speaker and friend of the Society, spoke on “Somerset Maugham, Man of Letters”.

2018 (February) Talk on the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry – Past, Present and Future by Hannah Barker.

2018 (February) Talk on
Frances Havergal, a well-known hymn writer of the 19th Century by Patsy Spiller.

2018 (June)
Annual General Meeting

2018 (October) Talk on
George Orwell by Richard Blair, his adopted son and local resident.

2018 (November) Talk on
Philip Larkin by Sheila Woolf, a writer on Larkin's Work.

2018 Christmas Party. Including a dramatised reading of ‘A Christmas Carol’.
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2019 (February)
John Milton presentation by the Milton Mummers

2019 (April) A E Houseman: A Worcestershire Lad by Julian Hunt

2019 (May) Talk on
Thomas Traherene by Rev. Jim Dobson


Notes of past notable meetings can be
found on the Previous Notable Events page.

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