Lecture Program 2017 - 2018. All meetings will be held at Friends Meeting House, Hill Street, Coventry, at 19:30 on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. There is a £1 door charge per member (excluding children of family members) to defray room hire fees. Door fee for non members is £3.
10th January Title: Rediscovering the Icknield Way: New insights from excavations at Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire.
Lecturer: Mathew Morris
14th February Title: Buildings, Burials and Bones.
Lecturer: Vicky Score
14th March Title: Genetic approaches to the History of the British Isles.
Lecturer: Professor Mark Jobling
11th April Title: Amarna.
Lecturer: Chris Kirby
9th May A.G.M.
12th September Title: Margaret Rylatt Memorial Lecture: Buried Between Road & River: New insights Into The People of Roman Leicester.
Lecturer: Mathew Morris
10th October Title: Ironbridge.
Lecturer Dr Roger White
14th November Title: A Medieval Barber Surgeon
Lecturer Paul Thompson
12th December Title: J.B. Shelton Memorial Lecture: Town Planning & The Historic Environment in Coventry circa 1930 to 1972
Lecturer Mark Webb www.historiccoventry.org.uk/biography/mark-webb/
9th January Title: Parish Churches & Medieval Society in the West Midlands.
Lecturer Dr John Hunt www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/profiles/history/hunt-john.aspx
13th February Title: The Archaeology of Bradgate Park; 15,000 Years of an Upland Leicestershire Landscape.
Lecturer Dr Richard Thomas www2.le.ac.uk/departments/archaeology/people/academics/thomas
13th March Title: Stories of the English Coinage.
Lecturer Philip Griffiths
10th April Title: War and Worship: Kenilworth Castle and Church.
Lecturer Jan Cooper
8th May A.G.M.
11th September Title: Margaret Rylatt Memorial Lecture: Romans in the West Midlands.
Lecturer Dr Roger White www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/profiles/caha/white-roger.aspx
13th November Title: The Akrotiri Project.
Lecturer Vicki Score www2.le.ac.uk/services/ulas/images/staff-profile-pics/vicki-score-1/view
11th December Title: J.B. Shelton Memorial Lecture: Urban Hopes and Urban Destinies: the Coventry Friaries (covering both Whitefriars and Greyfriars).
Lecturer Deirdre O'Sullivan www2.le.ac.uk/departments/archaeology/people/academics/osullivan
8th January Title: Recent Excavations near to the Lunt Fort, Baginton (Title TBC).
Lecturer Nigel Page heritage.warwickshire.gov.uk/archaeology/welcome-to-archaeology-warwickshire/the-team/
14th May A.G.M.