Events

                        

For information on any event please email to info@plymvalleyheritage.org

Talks take place at St. John’s Hooe Church Hall at 7:30.

PVH Members free for all visits and talks except where otherwise stated.

Non-Members welcome £3.00pp. Pay on door for talks.


2017

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 August
No Meeting

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Thursday 21st September
MY GRANDFATHER’S SHIPS AND THEIR OWNERS
Jan Fletcher

Jan’s Grandfather lived in Hooe and served on many ships during his lifetime, ending up working on the Cable ships at Turnchapel. Some of his berths were commercial, some privately owned and each a different experience. This was due not only to the voyage or type of ship but to the varied character of their owners.

Followed by PVH AGM

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VISIT

Thursday 5th October

Member’s visit to Vi-Spring Factory, Ernesettle Lane.
Meet at 2:00pm

Max 16 people. Names to Robin

No Charge

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Thursday 19th October
DRAKELANDS MINE, HEMERDON
Alan Feardon, MD Wolf Minerals

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Thursday 16th November
SUBMARINE A7
Pete Holt

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Thursday 7th December. (Date to be confirmed)
A SEDENTARY TOUR AROUND OUR AREA
Robin Blythe-Lord

Members' Buffet

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2018

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 Thursday Jan 18th

PAST DELIGHTS FROM THE RAMM EXETER COLLECTION
OF LANTERN SLIDES

Dr Richard Crangle

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Thursday Feb 15th

THE MEDIEVAL LONGBOW, MYTH AND REALITY

Chris Thomas

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Thursday March 15th

Title to be confirmed

Graham Titchmarsh

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Thursday April 19th

C TAWNEY & RN SONGS OF 20TH.C

Martin Hazell and Jon.

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Wednesday May 2nd (TTBA)

VISIT

The Garden House, Buckland Monachorum

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Thursday May 17th

DEVON’S SECRET AGENTS

Laura Quigley.

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Thursday June 21st

Keith Hiscock

EXPLORING BRITAIN’S HIDDEN WORLD:
HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES OUT OF PLYMOUTH

A presentation that is based on the contents of the book 'Exploring Britain's Hidden World: the Natural History of Seabed Habitats' but that emphasises how Plymouth scientists have led the exploration of seabed habitats and how the wrecks near Plymouth help us to understand marine ecology.

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Thursday July 19th

LIFE BETWEEN THE TIDES

Doug Herdson

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August NO MEETING

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Thursday Sept  20th

AGM and speaker on the work of CHICKS, our charity for 2018

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Thursday October 18th

Title to be announced

Chris Robinson

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Thursday November 15th

 THE BOMBING OF PLYMOUTH
with special reference to Plymstock, Oreston and Hooe. 

Lawrence Axworthy

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December 6th (date to be confirmed)

XMAS BUFFET

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If you would like to join a walk or a visit please tell Jan Fletcher unless indicated otherwise

If you would like to join PVH contact mail@janfletcher.plus.co