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Autumn 2009




Sept 3

Barry Worall

Men's Rights

Sept 10

David Archer

Taliban Country on the Border with Afghanistan

Sept 17

Richard Madeley

Mine’s bigger than yours – the rise and fall of the battleship or the story of naval gunnery

Sept 24

Barrie Craven and Tony Griffiths

The Credit Crunch

Oct 1

Alfred Petty

Computers in Medicine

Oct 8

Alison Murdoch

The Ethics of Assisted Reproduction

Oct 15

Barrie Craven

Prohibitions - do they work?

Oct 22

Peter Wright

Water Trades on the Tyne in the 17th Century

Oct 29

Les Brunton

Beamish Tramways

Nov 5

John Cannon

Samuel Johnson

Nov 12

Pat Hobson

The NHS - Which Way Forward?

Nov 19

Col. Ann Clouston

The Role of the Coroner's Officer

Nov 26

John Swan

Three Robert Louis Stevenson Artists

Dec 3

Prof. Tom Craik

Shakespeare and Music

Dec 10

Rev. Terence Hurst

Street of Surprises - Brunswick Place

Dec 17

Humphrey Graham

Bach Bartok and Bebop