Walks

Walks

A Walk Round Old Portsmouth

Instead of our usual coach outing, this year a small group of us took the train to Portsmouth where we were met by local guide David Baynes.Our purpose was to…

Walks

In the Footsteps of Shakespeare and Dickens

This year’s London walk covered some familiar territory as we went in search of two literary greats. William Shakespeare and Charles Dickens both had links with Southwark and, although there…

Walks

Adlestrop Revisited

Popular speaker Anne Harvey returned to the society in February with a talk about Edward Thomas’s much-loved poem, ‘Adlestrop’. Accompanied by our Patron, Simon Brett, Anne traced the origins of the…