A brief outline of our next talks:
Friday 21 April: Women and Motor Cars
presented by Stephen Laing
From the very start of the motor industry women played an important part in manufacturing. Tasks requiring dexterity were often best undertaken by women. Women were also among the earliest car owners. Gradually during the C20th. manufacturers realised that women have great influence in a choice of car. Learn about the crucial part women played in our motor industy development.
Stephen is curator of the British Motor Museum, Gaydon
Friday 18 May: Churches of Warwickshire
presented by Tim Bridges
Tim is the Conservation Advisor for the Victorian Society responsible for Secular and Church buildings in the West Midlands Metropolitan Area, including Warwickshire. He advises the Diocesan Advisory Committees for Worcestershire and Glocestershire Diocese. This talk covers Mediaeval and Victorian perspectives on church architecture in our area of the country.