Events – 2018

All talks commence at 7.30 pm unless otherwise indicated. For 2018 all talks are held within the Woodway Room of the Town Hall

January 2018 – No Meeting

2nd February 2018
7.00 pm Annual General Meeting
7.30 pm Nepal
Illustrated presentation by Norman Maudsley

2nd March 2018
The West Coast of Canada
Illustrated presentation by Martin & Sheila Fletcher

6th April 2018
Tales of a Dartmoor Guide
Illustrated presentation by Paul Rendell

4th May 2018
Exploring Dartmoor during the Age of the Black Death
Illustrated presentation by David Stone

1st June 2018
An Evening with Adventurer Tracey Elliott-Reep
Illustrated presentation.
Tracey has ridden the length of New Zealand, across Southern Europe, from Mexico to Canada, John O' Groats to Land's End and across Ireland. The books she subequently writes of her experiences are all sub-titled Riding by Faith

July 2018 – No meeting
During Chudfest, GHG will be staging an exhibition in the Church as part of the town's commemoration of the Armistice of 1918 and during Carnival Week, Alan will be giving a talk in the Library titled Devon at War 1914–1919.

3rd August 2018
The Fair Arm of the Law – the history of the policewomen
Illustrated presentation by Simon Dell

7th September 2018
Anglo Saxons and subsequent years
Illustrated presentation Part 2 by Eric Watson

5th October 2018
Torre Abbey – Torquay's house of influence and culture
Illustrated presentation by John Risdon

2nd November 2018
Open meeting
A special evening open to the public in the Church to commemorate the centenary of the 1918 Armistice.
An illustrated presentation by Martin Fletcher on the battlefields of the First World War will be preceded by a short presentation of the final months of 1918 by Alan Brunton.
No admission fee; donations to the 2018 Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal

7th December 2018
End of Year Social event
Details nearer the time.

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