Talks

Talks

Page to Screen – Literary Bio-Pics

On May 1st Ellen Cheshire took us on a fascinating journey through the many films that have been made on the lives of writers from Shakespeare to Dickens and the…

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Speaking Volumes

Speaking Volumes  – Audio-books : Gordon Griffin   Gordon gave us a very entertaining talk on his work with audio-books describing how a young Geordie lad from Byker came, in…

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Women Abroad

Elizabeth Cassie put her theatrical training to great effect at the February meeting when she gave an entertaining talk to the Society on ‘English Women Abroad’. She began by reminding…

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‘Words’ – Readings on ‘Entertainment’

Our annual ‘Words’ meeting was well attended with eleven members presenting personal choices.  Their readings ranged from the familiar to the unknown and were, as our theme stated, very entertaining….