The topic and speaker for  the November meeting (21/11/17):


                                    "Navigating the Royals - Ark Royal and Britannia"

           Captain Peter Chapman-Andrews RN retired - Director of the Royal Institute of Navigation


Please note venue is at: Ropes Hall, Kesgrave War Memorial Community and Conference Centre, Twelve Acre Approach (off Bell Lane), Kesgrave, Ipswich, IP5 1JF. Starting time of 7.15 pm.

                                                               Dates for diary:  2017

                *Please note that some of these dates have changed from the previous newsletter*:

                                              *   March 29th  Osterley Park and House

                                                    May 9th       Romney Marsh and Rye

                               * June 26th  Hylands House Chelmsford and afternoon canal cruise

                                                       August 8th   Somerleyton House

                  *September 1st  Brunel and his first tunnel, followed by the archaeology of Crossrail at                                                                   the Museum of Docklands.*  (New addition)

                                         September 11 - 15th Holiday to the Potteries, Staffordshire

                                                                October 12th       Melford Hall

                                                 December 8th   Christmas "mystery outing"


                                                        Visits/events being planned for 2018


                                                            22nd March   Kensington Palace

                                                            23rd April  St. Georges Day Lunch

                                                    5th June Paycocks and Layer Marney Tower

                                                          24th July "The Great Stink" - London