EVENTS PROGRAMME

TITLE             u3a National Kindertransport Day

DATE             Thursday 2nd December

SPEAKER     Steve Williams/Dame Ester Rantzen

DETAILS       Click here for details

Location       Click here to book (you need to be logged in)

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            A line in the sand. The fall of Alamo and the rise of Texas     

DATE             Tuesday 7th December

SPEAKER      David Skillen

DETAILS       Click here for details

Location       Click here for the Zoom link (you need to be logged in)

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE             Presentation on the Zoroastrian Faith

DATE             Wednesday 8th December

SPEAKER      Jimmy Suratia, previous chair of Birmingham Council of Faiths

DETAILS       Organised by the East of England U3As

Location       Click here for the Zoom link (you need to be logged in)

Time             10:00 am

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TITLE            Attitudes and Bias

DATE             Thursday 9th December

SPEAKER    Organised by East of England u3a's

DETAILS       Click here for details and how to book(you need to be logged in)

Location       Zoom

Time             10:00 am

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TITLE            Christmas around the world     

DATE             Wednesday 15th December

SPEAKER      Mike Green

DETAILS       Click here for details

Booking        Click here to book

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            Trailblazer: Memoirs of the first female firefighter in England    

DATE             Wednesday 19th January - 2022

SPEAKER    Josephine Reynolds

DETAILS

Booking        Click here to book       

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            Tulip-mania: The Dutch passion for tulips in the 17th century     

DATE             Tuesday 1st February - 2022

SPEAKER      Charles Lewis

DETAILS       

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            Big Cats - Wildlife photography    

DATE            Wednesday 16th February - 2022

SPEAKER    Barbara Meyer

DETAILS       

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            Water Aid - Changing Lives with clean water     

DATE             Wednesday 2nd March - 2022

SPEAKER     Vic Cocker

DETAILS       Click here for details

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            A life in Policing    

DATE            Wednesday 16th March - 2022

SPEAKER    Phil Gormley QPM

DETAILS       Click here for details

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            When Birds Sing     

DATE             Thursday 7th April - 2022

SPEAKER     Saffron Summerfield

DETAILS       A talk about bird song, the science, and the sounds

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            Life in the French Court    

DATE            Wednesday 20th April - 2022

SPEAKER    Sarah Pearson

DETAILS       Click here for details

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            Norfolk Weather and Climate Change    

DATE             Thursday 5th May - 2022

SPEAKER     Chris Bell

DETAILS       BBC Weatherman Chris Bell will talk about this important topic

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            Tales of a Harbourmaster    

DATE            Wednesday 18th May - 2022

SPEAKER    Robert Smith

DETAILS       Robert will talk about his fund of experiences as the Harbourmaster of Wells next the Sea, our local port

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            To Be Arranged   

DATE             Wednesday 1st June - 2022

SPEAKER     

DETAILS       

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            AGM plus talk - A Very remote period indeed   

DATE            Wednesday 15th June - 2022

SPEAKER    Dr Richard Hoggett

DETAILS      Click here for details

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            The History of The Glaven Ports Blakeney and Cley Part 1 - Up to 1800    

DATE             Tuesday 5th July - 2022

SPEAKER      Jonathan Hootton

DETAILS        The first part of two zoom talks by a local historian and author

Location        Zoom

Time              4:30 pm

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TITLE            Speaker to be arranged  

DATE             Wednesday 20th July - 2022

SPEAKER    

DETAILS      

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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No talks in August

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TITLE            To Be Arranged   

DATE             Tuesday 6th September - 2022

SPEAKER     

DETAILS       

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            Talk on local history topic   

DATE            Wednesday 21st September - 2022

SPEAKER    Peter Lawrence

DETAILS      Return from summer for a talk by one of our favourite speakers on a local historical topic

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            The History of the Glaven Ports Blakeney and Cley Part 2 – A port in decline    

DATE             Tuesday 4th October - 2022

SPEAKER      Jonathan Hootton

DETAILS        The second part of two zoom talks by a local historian and author

Location        Zoom

Time              4:30 pm

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TITLE            One for the Road  

DATE            Wednesday 19th October - 2022

SPEAKER    Chanters Jigge - Folk Duo

DETAILS      Click here for details

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            To Be Arranged   

DATE             Thursday 3rd November - 2022

SPEAKER     

DETAILS       

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE            Centenary of Carter’s discovery of Tutankhamun

DATE            Wednesday 16th November -2022

SPEAKER    Dr Sue Gattuso

DETAILS      Click here for details

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am

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TITLE            To Be Arranged   

DATE             Thursday 1st December - 2022

SPEAKER     

DETAILS       

Location       Zoom

Time             4:00 pm

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TITLE           Christmas Event

DATE            Wednesday 14th December - 2022

SPEAKER    

DETAILS      

Location       Blakeney Village hall

Time             10:30 am