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Talks and Presentations

1st Wednesday Meetings are normally held on HY Tyne at 19:30 on the first Wednesday of October through to April but not the summer months from May to September.

Whenever possible a hot snack will be available from the bar at 19:00, for those heading straight in from work.


2018-19 Programme

Organiser: Clive Griffith

      • Oct 3rd – Antony Baird – Sailing, skiing and climbing in South Georgia.
      • Nov 7th – Mark Nugent – Saving the planet, wind farm planning, building and maintenance.
      • Dec 5th – Mike and Pam Jaques – Chartering to Antarctica, peaks and troughs.
      • Jan 2nd – Neil Perkins – “ Mission Impossible.” Policing Helman Province, Afghanistan.
      • Feb 6th – Phil Gibson and team Lady Hazel and Tony Harrison
        – Restoring Lady Hazel and Fortune. What’s involved in getting two venerable vessels back on the water.
      • Mar 6th – Paul Catterson NUFC chief medic – Newcastle United, keeping the show on the road.
      • April 3rd – Karen Verrill – The cancer experience: help and support from Newcastle Maggie’s centre.

2017-18 Programme

Organiser: Clive Griffith