Royston Pike Lecture Series

Royston Pike Lecture Series

Now in their 43rd year the Royston Pike Lecture Series continues to attract audiences with its eclectic mix of subjects and speakers and the current series hopes to continue on the legacy set by its founder. This season will see the lectures held in several new Elmbridge venues as well as some old familiar ones:

2017-2018 lecture series

Programme of lectures

Thursday, 14 September 2017 - 7.30pm
Sir Gerald Acher
Paris to Peking Rally and back
Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre, Walton-on-Thames

Friday 13 October 2017 - 1.30pm
John Pilkington
Travels in Extraordinary Countries: Syria, Iraq, Iran and Afghanistan
King George’s Hall, Esher

Tuesday 14 November 2017 - 7.30pm
Malcolm Knight
Gloriana: The Queen’s Rowbarge – What Happened Next 
Vera Fletcher Hall, Thames Ditton

Thursday 18 January 2018 - 7.30pm
Maggs Latter
Housework Won't Kill You, But Why Take the Chance?
Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre, Walton-on-Thames

Wednesday 21 February 2018 - 7.30pm
Cherrill Sands
Tulips and Turbans
The Barn Theatre, West Molesey

 Wednesday 21 March 2018 - 7.30pm
Matthew Piggott
Surrey on Film 1914-1953 - A Community in Peace and War
Cecil Hepworth Playhouse, Walton-on-Thames

Thursday 19 April 2018 - 7.30pm
Keith Holmes
The Villas and Gardens of Lake Como
Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre, Walton-on-Thames

 Tickets are £3 per person, payable in cash and available at the door. No advance booking required.

View the full programme including more information about the individual lectures.

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