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Category:Gardening & Horticulture Societies
>>> Newsletter [PDF]
'Welcome to the one of the oldest Gardening Societies in the country which was established before 1866.'
Category:Local History Societies
'The main activities are a series of illustrated winter lectures, on topics of historical interest, held usually on the last Monday of each month ... These meetings have a pleasant, informal atmosphere, and members are invited to contribute by bringing interesting artefacts and making short presentations on items of interest.'
Category:Family History Societies
'Meetings are held on the third Monday in the month at 7.30 pm ... Visitors welcome. Admission £1-50 for members and £2-50 for non-members: tea, coffee, and biscuits included. Experienced family historians are at most meetings to help with research. Annual Subscription £6 per person or £10 per household.'
Category:Literary & Book Festivals
>>> The ... Aldeburgh Literary Festival
Usually held late February/early March.
Category:Poetry Festivals & Readings
Talks in French, approximately every three weeks, from October to May.
>>> AWAITING 2015 Programme
One or two talks per month from September till June.
Monthly Talks in French, October to April. BUT no longer listed.
>>> Monthly Meetings
'Meet on the first Monday of the month, excluding January.'
'The Group meets every month from September to May, usually on the second Tuesday of the month. Meetings take the form of an illustrated lecture or a demonstration, followed by refreshments.'
'We have a series of monthly lectures from the end of September until June. Lecturers are specialist nurserymen, plant hunters and travellers with a camera from the AGS's list of experts. Meetings are held on the 4th Saturday of the month ... Meetings start at 3.00 pm. There is a charge of £1.50 per meeting, but this entitles you to free refreshments.'
>>> Programme ...
Meet 'from 7.30 pm to 10.00 pm, every first and third Thursday of the month from September to May ... The programme of events includes a variety of quality speakers – excellent photographers all – competitions and workshops covering a wide range of photographic topics, equipment and techniques'.
'We have a varied programme of competitions, illustrated presentations by expert photographers, workshops in image manipulation, member participation evenings and field trips. We also offer individual technical help for those who wish to further their skills in particular areas.'
Category:Local History Societies
'All evening meetings will be held ... at 7.45 pm on the first Monday in the month from October to April, except for January.'
'We have “Lectures & Lunches”, Weekend Conferences and other Events ... Non-members are very welcome at events and on most trips.'
'The Ancient India & Iran Trust holds a number of lectures open to the general public from a variety of speakers during each academic term ... Admission is free, and light refreshments are served.'
Category:Universities & Colleges UK
'All meetings are held on Wednesdays at 10.30 am ... Coffee is served 10.00 - 10.20 am ... Membership fee £30 annually. There are no vacancies at present and there is a short waiting list. However, in the meantime, why not become an associate member of NADFAS? Cost £15 annually and this enables receipt of the Review and any other concessions. Visits to lectures are restricted to three times a year with a donation of £5 to be asked for.'
Meet 'the last Monday of every month, at 7.30 pm from September to June'.