Talks

Talks

Please see below our 2018 programme of interesting and varied talks.

Talks generally take place at 2.15 pm on the fourth Wednesday in the month in the Normanby Room. Whilst originally intended for members of the Lit. & Phil., non-members are now most welcome on payment of £2.00

Talks usually last just over 1 hour and are usually accompanied by visual presentations.

DATE SUBJECT SPEAKER
 28th  March  Behind the Scenes at The Museum – staff and curators talk about their work  Whitby Museum staff and curators
 25th April  The Whitby Gazette and the Changing World of Media  Ed Asquith (editor of the Whitby Gazette)
 23rd May  Francis Nicholson  Prof. Gordon Bell
 26th September  The National Park Five Year Plan  Tom Mutton
 24th October  The History of the Whitby to Loftus Railway  Dr Williams
 28th November  Isambard Kingdom Brunel  Patrick Argent