Talks 2021

Following a summer break the Society plans to resume its face-to-face talks as follows. The first talk, a joint meeting with the Warwick Society, will be held at Dormer Place Conference Cente, CV32 4AA.

SpeakerTitle of talkDate
Sheila WoolfA Strange TimeThursday, 16 September, 7.30

Join us for an insight into the life of Cordelia Leigh, youngest daughter of Lord Leigh of Stoneleigh Abbey who devoted her life to education and became an inspiration to the many young people whose lives she touched. No entry charge.

This live talk will also be broadcast live on Zoom; link on request from the Chairman of the Leamington Society.

Previous 2021 talks were:

SpeakerTitle of talkDate
Phil Clark and Andrew Cornfoot
Warwick District Council (Strategy and Planning)
South Warwickshire Local Plan
Presentation and Q&A
Friday, 11 June, 14.30
Jane Simpkiss
Art Curator at LSAG&M
Modern Mercia and Picture of Health at LSAG&M
Video of talk
Thursday, 10 June, 7.30
Leamington Society AGM 2021Annual reports
Archie Pitts – A Tribute by the Leamington Society
Thursday, 13 May, 7.00
Stephanie Kerr
Executive Director BID Leamington
Re-vision 2021 – Supporting Positive Change in Our Town Centre
Video of talk
Thursday, 22 April, 7.30
Stephen Marks and Katherine Geddes
Royal Leamington Spa Town Council
Leamington Spa Neighbourhood Plan
Video of talk
Wednesday, 24 March, 2.30
Abbey Olumb
Senior Technical Program Manager at Unity Technologies
Game Deveolpment and DiversityThursday, 18 March, 7.30
Garry Palmer and Margaret Smith
Senior Transort officers at WCC
The futuure of transport in Leamimgtom Spa
Video of talk
Wednesday, 3 March. 2.30
Nigel Shanahan
Founder of 1 Mill Street
The past and the future of 1 Mill Street
Video of talk
Thrsday, 18 February, 7.30
Cllr. Andrew Day
Leader of Warwick District Council
The vision and hopes for Royal Leamington Spa in 2021
Video of talk
Thursday, 21 January, 7.30