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October 10th Shackleton's Amazing Antarctic Adventure
John Dike recounts the story of an amazing rescue against the odds.
November 14th Harry Stoke Colliery
50 years after its closure, Steve Grudgings tells the story of the last coal mine in the Bristol coalfield.
January 9th 2014 Village Witchcraft
Historian Prof. Ronald Hutton talks about this previously unresearched aspect of everyday life, traces of which can still be found round us today.
February 13th The Sex Life of Norborne Berkeley
Bill Evans tells the extraordinary story of a member of the Berkeley family who lived locally in Stoke Park.
March 13th Frenchay Hospital
Dr. James Briggs marks the closure of our hospital by retelling its story.
(The Sawyer Memorial Lecture)