|John Berkeley OBE
||From Pens to Particle Physics,The Czechs in Warwickshire,100 Years of Aircraft Preservation,Making a Museum,Wings and Wheels.The talks can be tailored to meet individual needs but normally last approximately 1 hour and are fully illustrated.
||Donation of £45
||0121 744 4779
||Psychic Work - Description & Demonstration,
Mediumship - Description & Demonstration,
Meditation - Benefits
Anyone can meditate.
Are we all psychic?
||£40 + travel
|Mrs D. Bishop
||0121 703 0714
||Light Hearted look at various topics. Christmas is Passe. (Yuletide Trivia).Wedding Woes (Weddings & Marriage)What is the difference? (How men & Women Differ) Memories are Made of This(From Childhood to Retirement) Re-creation in the Golden Years.
|Mrs Barbara Bury
||0121 705 9423
||'My Life' A talk lasting approx. 3/4hr about how I discovered about being adopted and the trail that followed.
|Mr T. Caldwell MBE
||1.Wainwright's coast to coast walk
2.Trekking in the Himalaya-Annapurna Region
3.Trekking on route to Everest
4.The last forbidden kingdon of Mustang
www.tctravels.co.uk. £60 (donated to Leukaemia research)+£10 expenses
||0121 477 5589
||Develop your public speaking skills in a friendly club.It's free to come along and observe before deciding if you want to join.
|Mrs S. Gaskell
||0121 705 2509
||Love me love my piano
Have travel pills - will cruise
Is the examiner nice?
Please contact speaker for a full list.
||To be discussed
|Mr Quintin Greatrex
||0121 777 8942
||'That's The Way To Do It! - A History of Punch & Judy@ - 40 minute talk plus a 20min performance.
'Abracadabra! - a look at the history & art of Conjuring' - 40 min talk with examples of tricks plus a 15min performance.
|Dr Colin Harris
||0121 745 1803
||Talks on The Ubiquitous Green Man;Yesteryears Folklore; 101 Great British curiosities;Church curiosities;Yesteryear's schooldays;Midlands Oddities,curiosities & happenings;Brum's stone faces & other curiosities;May Day customs
||£60 p.h.+exps-fee to charity
|Knowle Local History Society
||1.A Thousand Years of Knowle 2. The Old Village (Parts 1&2)3.Springfield Hall 4.The Place names of Knowle 5. Kixley Lane 6. Kenilworth Road 7. The History of Dorridge 8. Researching Knowle History. Contact Elaine Warner
||No charge, donations welcome
|Mrs Annette Hughes
||0121 705 0939
||'Look good - feel great', 1 hour talk using a model to demonstrate colour analysis including a natural make-up. Ideal talk for groups of ladies - colourful & fun as well as informative!
||£40 + travelling expenses
||0121 706 0204
||(1) Warwickshire and the Holbeche Family
(2)Charles Dickens, Warwickshire and the Great Jennens Case
(3) Engine Building at Boulton & Watt's Soho Work
(4) John O'Leary, Whistler's Best Friend
||£34 plus petrol contribution
||'History of the English Countryside'(with slides); 'What's in a name? - the meaning of English Place-Names';Bredon - the story of a hill'.
||0121 356 5446
||I am a travelling speaker, for further information and details see the website - www.odyssey.dial.pipex.com
||0121 705 8101
||A dedicated team of local magistrates offer to discuss, lead workshops and lecture on the role of magistrates in the community. On offer is -
Tailor made packages to suit all audiences
Role playing seminars
||No fees are charged
||Family History for beginners & advanced. Diary of William Lea- was vicar of St Peter's,Droitwich. Stories Grandad told. My Father,POW. Worcestershire & Warwickshire/Birmingham Murders. National Trust Properties.
||£30 -£40 depending on distance
||0121 705 4990
||"Secret Life of the Magician".Local magician Neil Roberts lifts the lid on the clandestine world of magic clubs,with anecdotes from his backstage career amd magic performed live. Other talks also available. www.neil-roberts.co.uk
||0121 765 4253
||General explanation of the signs of the zodiac how it works and all about famous people (particularly film stars).
|Mrs S Thompson
||0121 704 2520
||a) About writing biographies in general b) more specifically about one or more of my published biographies:- 1 The Pat Roach Trilogy 2 'The Original Alton Douglas' 3 'Finally Meeting Princess Maud' (about Seamus Dunleavy) www.shirleythompson.me.uk
||£40 + £10 travelling
|Mr Alan Thornton
||0121 604 8730
||1.) A day in the life of a seaside hotelier stories of down manholes,toilet troubles and poisoning the wife.
2.)The Cadbury Story - Film & Talk.
3.)Memories of the 40's,50's & 60's.
||£45 inclusive of travel
||Health and wellbeing talks:
Energy Bank Balance,Be your own Valentine,Healthy Hearth, healthy you..
New Year talk
Our mind,body and emotions are all linked . Some positive thinking, gentle qigong exercises and meditation to promote wellbeing & harmony.
||£30 per hour plus expenses
|Mr R.B.J Witham
||1. So you don't like jazz - an introduction to jazz
2. Glenn Miller, his life and music
3. Ted Heath, his life and music
4. The art of the arranger
5. Doris Day
6.Matt Monro and many other singers
||£10-£20 but negotiable