Programme

SUMMARY PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 2021-2022

All Talks and Meetings will commence at 2.30 pm and be held in the pavilion, Field Place, Worthing, BN13 1NP; unless another venue or time is indicated.

Visitors are welcome to attend all meetings; there is a charge for non members of £5 which includes tea/coffee and biscuits, members and spouses pay £2. To become a member see Membership under About Us.

Timings for visits and outings will be as printed in the detailed description of the activity. Click here for full details…

Coffee mornings take place at 10.30am on the 3rd and last Thursdays of the month. Click here for full details…

Description

Date Event Description Venue
2021      
April 27th Talk

Geological and Geotechnical hazards in SE England,

by Roger Smith.

Zoom
May 18th Talk

Operation dead stick, the story of glider borne assault on Pegasus Bridge. The first action on D-Day.

By Dudley Hooley

 

Zoom
May 20th Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
June 17th Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
June 24th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
July 21st Outing Lawnmower Museum, Hassocks Garden Centre Hassocks
July 15th Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
July 29th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
Aug 19th Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
Aug 26th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
Sep 9th Outing

Tangmere Military Aviation Museum. 1330 for1400hrs

Tangmere

Sep 16th

Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
Sep 21st AGM Followed by talk on London landmarks by blue badge guide. Field Place
Sep 30th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
Oct 5th Outing Ford Re-cycling plant Ford
Oct 12th Talk Railway Rolling Stock- a generation of change. By Jeff Ward, retired railway traction engineer Field Place
Oct 21st Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
Oct 28th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
Nov 9th Talk

novaSAR_ A new concept in Earth Observation Satellites

Martin Cohen, Airbus Project Manager

Field Place
Nov 18th Coffee Members at the Spotted Cow Angmering
Nov 25th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
Dec 9th Xmas Lunch Confirmed

Windsor Hotel Worthing 

BN112LX

Dec 14th Talk

Alternatives to the high carbon internal combustion engine. Will include hydrogen, fuel cell and electric propulsion.                 Gerard Sauer       (a lifetime motor consultant)

Field Place
Dec 30th Coffee Members with partners at Swallows Return Ferring
2022      
Jan 11th Talk History of Weather Forecasting,  Ian Currie,  Freelance weather consultant. Field Place
Feb 8th Talk

The sun and space  technology for observations, Chris Brockley-Blatt      BEng(Hons)CEngFIMechE  Senior Project Manager, Mullurd Space Science Laboratory.

 

Field Place
Mar 8th Talk

Submarines through the ages. The history and technology of submarines from early ww1 to latest nuclear submarines.

Nigel Manger ( a submariner) Captain RN retired

Field Place