Epsom, Ewell and District Centre
Supporting the National Trust since 1971
Please note that most talks in the season will be accompanied by some form of illustration (computer generated or slides) and will be held in the Main Hall of Bourne Hall unless stated otherwise on the notice board.
All talks will commence at 7.45pm at a cost of £5 per ticket.
NOTE : If the Bourne Hall car park is full on Talk evenings just proceed out of the car park and, on the right, there is additional car parking at the Health Centre. There is a charge of 40 pence in the Bourne Hall car park
Wednesday 20th June 2018
Clandon Park - The Fire and The Future
A member of Clandon Park Volunteer Talks Service will talk about the devastating fire which broke out at Clandon on 29th April 2015. During this talk we will delve into the salvage phase and focus on the important discoveries made about the structure of the house, the detailed construction surveys, the important decisiuon to restore this significant local and national treasure, and the design competition to find the architect who will bring Clandon Park back to life.
Wednesday 17th October 2018
Concorde - The Queen of the Skies, with David Hodges
David, a Concorde Volunteer at Brooklands Museum, will talk about the life and times of Concorde and bring some of his collection of models and Concorde memorabilia to illustrate his talk as well as many images.
Wednesday 21st November 2018
The Woodland Trust, with Tish Johnson and David Hatcher
Tish and David will present a talk and slide show about the role of the Woodland Trust with particular emphasis on activities in our local area. Specifically, it will include detail about the “Langley Vale First World War Centenary Woodland Project” describing the history, management and natural features of the site.
Wednesday 19th December 2018
A History of Christmas Food, with Rupert Matthews
Historian and speaker, Rupert returns to present his entertaining and informative talk about how Christmas foods have evolved over the centuries to produce the luxurious feasts we enjoy today. There may even be samples to snack on!
|To Contact Us|
|13th February 2018 - Lunch at Toby Carvery, Ewell|
|Winter Talks Programme 2017/18|
|6th December 2017 - Christmas Lunch|
|25th October 2017 - Visit to Sheffield Park|
|11th October 2017 - Coffee Morning|
|Autumn Talks Programme 2017|
|9th August 2017 - Lunch at Il Capriccio|
|1st August 2017 - Visit to The Charterhouse, London|