All Saxmundham meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month

at 2 pm at the Market Hall,

  High Street, Saxmundham IP17 1AF (map)

 Other monthly meetings are held in Kesgrave,   Felixstowe  and Woodbridge.   or you can see them all by clicking here

PROGRAMME OF TALKS AND MEETINGS

September 2015 – June 2016

11 February

Saxmundham 2.00pm

Christchurch Mansion: the development of Christchurch Mansion, who lived there and the role of the Friends of Ipswich Museums - Erica Burrowes.

10 March

Saxmundham 2.00pm

Brussels and the EU: The Nuts and Bolts of Decision-Making: An inside, non-political look at the processes by which decisions are taken in Brussels.  The speaker, Elisabeth Sweeneyis an EU civil servant.

14 April

Saxmundham 2.00pm

The Origin and Development of Surnames: the evolution of surnames with particular focus on Suffolk names - Derek Palgrave.

12 May

Saxmundham 2.00pm

The Story of Advertising: the development of advertising from market stalls to printed advertising, including enamel signs and modern media - Stuart Bowell.

 

And ones you may have missed

 

8 October

Saxmundham 2.00pm

Aldeburgh Lifeboat: the history of the RNLI with particular emphasis on the Aldeburgh Lifeboat Station and the work carried out today - Steve Saint.

12 November

Saxmundham 2.00pm

The Truth about Climate Change: a look at some of the evidence of how the climate of our planet is changing. Should we be concerned? - John Midwinter.

14 January

Saxmundham 2.00pm

Migration – the Incredible Journey: the scientific methods revealing the mysteries of animal migration and the amazing journeys undertaken - Pete Rowberry.