Recent Speakers

Our recent programme of Guest Speakers has included –

Brian Aldred – London Underground

Colin Summerhays – Rising Seas & Climate Change

Tom Way – Award Wining wildlife photographer

David Steeds a specialist introduction to China

Simon Ritchie – Alan Turing : Computing Pioneer, War Hero and Gay Icon

Robin Stafford Allen – Culham Centre for Fusion Energy

Richard Griffen – recently retired senior Royal Protection Officer.

Nigel Macknight –  Project Quicksilver and a World Water Speed Record.

Joachim Hausknecht – a historian’s view of why Germany is as it is.

Tim Flesher – who served as a private secretary to Margaret Thatcher.

Terry Johnson – a retired senior police officer with a long career in the Met.

Anita Mayes – a commercial pilot who transports celebrities all over the world.

Malcolm Nelson – a former Customs and Excise officer and renowned smuggler catcher.

Jim Kemp – local railway modeller and specialist in Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

Rhod Jones – avid local collector and recognised authority on the history of the Oxo Cube.

Prof. Ann Jacklin – a government adviser on the better use of prescribed medicines.

Tim Moorey – a crossword creator and member of The Sunday Times’ Mephisto team.