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Autumn Meeting

29 September, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

£16.50 – £18.50
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Autumn Meeting

10.30 am Coffee

11.00 am The Joan Leach Memorial Lecture  will be given by Marie Moxon, a Post Graduate Student,

Marie will talk on Gaskell and Wordsworth. (More details to follow)

12.30 pm approx. Lunch

2 pm A talk on composer Sir Edward Elgar by one of our favourite speakers, Geoff Scargill. Geoff was, until last year the Chairman of the North West Branch of the Elgar Society and his enthusiasm has helped the Society to set up new branches and his support and guidance have helped both new and existing branches.

Members who went on the Study Tour to Worcester will remember how much they enjoyed the visit to the Elgar’s birthplace and will appreciate hearing more about this creative genius!

The cost is £16.50 for members of the Gaskell Society and £18.50 non-members, including our usual delicious lunch served by Duncan and his colleagues.


Talks only: Members:  £10  Non-members: £12

A booking form will be available as soon as all details are finalised


29 September
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
£16.50 – £18.50


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