The Fareham Society

Programme for 2019/20

Held at

United Reformed Church

Osborn Rd


Meeting commence @ 7.30pm

Due to the developing Coronavirus situation, talks may have to be cancelled at short notice.

Please check this site before attending the event.




Thursday 19th September 2019

The Restored Chapel

The Royal Victoria Country Park

Ursula Pearce

Learning & Participation Officer

Royal Victoria Chapel

Thursday 17th October 2019

Flying Boats

To the Empire & Back

Stephen Hoadley

Industrial Historian

Former Museum Curator, Hampshire County Council

Thursday 21st November 2019

The Story of Southwick

From the Reformation to the present day

The Reverend Harvey Griffiths

Retired Chaplain of the Parish of Southwick & Boarhunt

Friday 6th December 2019

A Christmas Evening

With Quiz & Talk on

Sir William Randal Cremer

The first Englishman to win

the Nobel Peace Prize


Tea/Coffee, Mince Pies & Choc Biscs

Ticket Price £3.50

Profits to Mayor's Charity

Ian Gray

Retired Solicitor

Thursday 16th January 2020

Archaeology of the Meon Valley

Including latest finds

Kay Ainsworth

Former Curator of Archaeology

Hamshire County Council Museum Service

Thursday 20th February 2020

Extreme Environments

Professor Mike Tipton MBE

Professor of Human & Applied Physiology

University of Portsmouth

Thursday 19th March 2020


Thursday 16th April 2020


Provisional date:

Thur. 19th September 2020


Postponed until the Autumn