Speakers – to December 2024

We are currently holding meetings every first and third Monday of the month (except on Bank Holiday Mondays), with our guest speakers joining us at Fulwood Sports Club (10 for 10.30am).

Probus Speakers – July to December 2024

July 2024

July 1 Laura Alston Our Botanical Gardens – a year spent interpreting its many variations rw

July 15 Prof Gerry Meininger Anatomy of a Gunfight: The OK Coral ga

Aug 2024

Aug 5 Peter Stubbs Triumph to Disaster: Germany 1814-1914 rw

Aug 19 TBC

Sept 2024

Sept 2 Prof Peter Ivey Title TBC ga

Sept 16 Dr Dick Birks A lighter history of anaesthesia rw

Oct 2024

Oct 7 Lavinia Jones Talking heads: portraiture through time rw/as

Oct 21 TBC

Nov 2024

Nov 4 Dame Pamela Shaw Neuroscience research at the University of Sheffield: past, present and future rw

Nov 4 Annual luncheon, Kenwood Hall Hotel (after Dame Pamela Shaw’s presentation)

Nov 18 Martin Cropper Harmony Works: an exciting new home for musical education rw

Dec 2024

Dec 2 TBC

Dec 16 Neil Hanson The Inn at the Top rw

Key to Lead Speaker Finder (second set of initials, if applicable, indicate the member who suggested the speaker)

  • ga – Graham Anthony
  • me – Mike Etches
  • rw – Richard Worth