There are currently over twenty five talks on offer covering aspects of architecture, art, local history, literary heritage and social history. These include:
~ The Art of World War 1
~ East End Life through the Lens of a Camera
~ ‘Every Picture Tells a Story’ (Victorian narrative art)
~ The English obsession with Gardening
~ Famous Victorians with Derbyshire association, eg. Thomas Cook,
~ The Fascination of Churches
A full listing can be found on the Illustrated Talks page.
Courses & Day Schools
Courses & Day Schools can be organised independently
currently courses take place at Higham Hall, Cumbria and on cruises. They have
previously been organised under the auspices of the University of Nottingham, Keele University, Wedgwood Memorial College, Workers' Education Association (WEA) or Derbyshire Community Education. See the Courses page for the current syllabus.
See the Guided Tours page for more information.
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