8 November: The Leamington Literary
Society are holding a talk on 'The Bombing of Leamington Spa'. Guest speaker: Allan Jennings, Leamington
History Group. Visit their website for detail at www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk.
12 November: The Dracula Society is holding
its 42nd Annual Bram Stoker Birthday Dinner. For detail, visit their website.
27-28 November: A Jane Austen Weekend. Live
theatre and music, lectures, and relaxation in a Georgian house in the centre of Bedford. With accommodation and food, £250
pp. For more detail contact Anne Atkins on 07814 953483.
13 December 2016: The Leamington Literary Society is holding a talk on 'Children's
Books at Christmas', focussing on the writings of Beatrix Potter and Roald Dahl. Visit www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk for detail.
The John Moore Museum, Tewkesbury. Festive Tudor Birds of Prey, from 10 am to 5 pm.
10 January: The Leamington Literary Society is holding a talk on 'Penguin,
the Paperback Revolutionaries', with James Mackay of the Warwick Society. Visit www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk for detail.
23 January: The Patrick
Leigh Fermor Society is running a lecture by Michael Heslop on 'Where in the Mani was the Frankish castle of
Megali Maini (Grand Magne)? A new synthesis of the evidence'. At Royal Holloway, University of London, in the Great Hall
of the Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London WlU 5AS. Bookingis essential on 020 7563 9835, or at email@example.com.
11 February: The
John Moore Museum, Tewkesbury. Birds of Prey from 10am to 5pm.