Programme

(Revised March 2022)

Thursday 24th February 2022 7 for 7.30pm

Talk – “The US Navy in Salcombe 1943-45” – Roger Barrett, Salcombe Lifeboat Museum/Salcombe Maritime Museum.

Thursday 24th March 2022 7 for 7.30pm

Talk – “Maritime History of the Tamar” – Clive Charlton, Bere Ferrers Local Historian.

Thursday 28th April 2022 7 for 7.30pm

Talk – “120 Years of Farming at Prawle” – Roger Tucker of the Tucker family. 

Thursday 12th May 2022 7 for 7.30pm

Talk – “3000 Years of History from the Sea – Diving and Wrecks” – Ron Howell, Maritime Historian, Dartmouth.  [Postponed from January]

Thursday 26th May 2022 11am

Tavistock History Walk led by Simon Dell, Moorland Guides followed by pub lunch.

Saturday 16th July 2022 10.30am

Group visit to Thames Valley and Great Western Omnibus Trust Loddiswell – display of vintage buses, lunch and bus trip along Avon Valley.

Other than the outside events, talks normally take place in the Reading Room on the fourth Thursday of the month with drinks and nibbles from 7pm and the talk itself starting at 7.30pm.  

The programme of events depends on recommendations and areas of interest which people may be able to suggest so please contact us on the Committee with any ideas or requests.