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Programme 2012-13

Friday, 5 October
Anne and Garry Marshall

Dining with the Lord of the Manor of Chesham in the Fourteenth Century

A 14th C Charter found among Chesham’s manorial records proved to have been written on the back of an earlier fragment of the kitchen accounts of Chesham’s Lord of the Manor, the Earl of Oxford. This talk will recreate the splendour with which the Earl entertained and fed his guests.

Friday, 26 October
Sally Botwright

St James's

One of the best addresses in London, gentlemen’s clubs, exclusive shopping, Sir Christopher Wren’s favourite church and the oldest Royal palace in London.

Friday, 30 November
Neil Handley
The Joy of Specs:
Vision Aids Then and Now

A talk by the Curator of the British Optical Association Museum from the College of Optometrists

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Friday, 25 January
Meeting cancelled because of snow
Friday, 22 February Dave Scott
High Wycombe's Contribution to Aviation
Friday, 22 March Julian Hunt
Buckinghamshire Coaching Inns
Friday, 19 April
followed by

Old and New(-ish) Images

Moscow, Crete, Damascus and possibly a few more places. Pictures taken on trips in the 1960s and 1970s compared with those taken from 2000 onwards.

Barbara Lyddiatt
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