2018 AGM AGENDA

AGENDA FOR 2018 AGM & AFTERNOON TEA AT THE HOUSE OF LORDS   18th May 2018 2.00pm: Welcome and a glass of sherry. 2.05pm: A look at the Society Records 2.30pm: Annual General Meeting 3.00pm: Arrival at Black Rod’s Garden Entrance. Talk about the House of Lords given by Lord Cope in Room G (off Royal…

Summer Lecture & AGM, 19th May 2017

By kind permission of the Duchy of Cornwall, we held our AGM  at 10 Buckingham Gate, in the Council Chambers  Lord Charles Cecil and the Chairman spoke on our much missed Honorary Secretary, Jeremy Lewis.After the AGM we took taxis to Hyde Park Barracks, Knightsbridge. There, by kind permission of Lt Col James Gaselee LG,…

Mongrel

    “The latest book from one of our South African members, Williams Dicey of Ceres, is now available.” click here to buy   Our members write on many subjects, and this is a collection of essays about modern South Africa. It is in a different class to William Dicey’s (already good) first novel, Borderline.…

2015 Annual General Meeting – 29th May

The 2015 Annual General Meeting was held by kind permission of the Duchy of Cornwall, at 10 Buckingham Gate, London. Moray Scott-Dalgleish spoke fascinatingly on his recently completed ‘Rolleston Collection’, and Lord Charles Cecil and Sir Humphry Wakefield were unanimously re-elected to the Committee.

 

 

Two Bridges Hunt Club Dinner

The Chairman spoke on behalf of the Society at the 80th Anniversary of the ‘Two Bridges’ Hunt Club dinner on Dartmoor. This Club, brought into life at the invitation of the hunting men of the Royal Navy, celebrates the four packs there. By immemorial tradition they open their country to one another the following day.…