We are pleased to tell you that we plan to start our Autumn programme on 24th September 2021 at 10 30 am

The new venue is at  St Martin’s House  7 Peacock Lane, Leicester, LE1 5PZ Tel: 0116 261 5200 This building is situated next to Leicester Cathedral. 

This first talk of our Autumn Term programme will be given by Sue Ablett
Her talk is entitled  Libraries of the World and will be an excellent start to our programme. 

Please do join us and invite others to come along too. Everyone is welcome. The cost will be £5. This is to pay for the hire of the room and for a fee for our speaker. 

Autumn 2021

DateTalkSpeaker
Friday 24th September
Libraries of the World Sue Ablett
Friday 1st October Travels in the North of England - Barnard Castle to BerwickWendy Martin
Friday 15th October Ethiopia - An African Empire Matt Matthew
Friday 5th November The Canadian Intrigue - Why is Canada so popular for travellers from around the World ? What's their secret? And is it all mounties and maple syrup?
Zoe Lines
Fri 19th NovemberTBA
Fri 3 DecemberTBA

Another chance to see … Paul Gillingham’s Travel Talk video “Freewheeling around Orkney”,

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London Visit

September 11 2021

Three Bridges – Asylum Lock – Brent Lodge Park – Alperton Bus Station

Three Bridges Park – Windmill Lane, Souithall
Southall, Middlesex – shot on 11 September 2021
Asylum Dock – the filled-in entrance to what was once a dock dedicated to the Asylum, as it was then called.
Grand Union Canal – Hanwell
Brent Lodge Park – The Wharncliffe Viaduct.
Brent Lodge Park – with the steeple of St Mary’s Church. Fred Secombe, Harry’s brother was once the vicar there
St Mary’s Church, Hanwell
…with a wedding
The little bridge crossing over towards the Golf Links and the Golf Links Estate.
The view across to two of the Golf Links blocks of flats.
Excellent little zoo – Meerkats were my favourite…
Proof that it was once known as the Bunny Park – which is how we all remember it (when it wasn’t being labelled the Monkey Park…

Alperton Bus Station.

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