Our recent programme of Guest Speakers has included –
David Williams – Chartered engineer and dedicated military historian
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.
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.