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Forthcoming Events

Talk at the Allen Gallery in Alton
on Thursday 28th May at 7.30 p.m.

Dr Helen McGauran, a Senior Curator at the British Museum
will speak on her research:
Trading Places - Interaction and exchange in the Bronze Age Middle East.

This talk presents the results of research into these complex exchange networks, examining soft-stone artefacts as markers.
Tickets cost £5 to include light refreshments and are available from the Allen Gallery. For more information, or to order tickets, ring 01420 82802 and ask for the Allen Gallery. Its regular opening hours are 10.30am - 4.30pm Tuesday - Saturday.

University of Southampton - Lifelong Learning
25 April 2015 (Anzac Day) 9.30am - 4.30pm

The University of Southampton and the National Museum of the Royal Navy will mark one hundred years since Allied forces landed on the Gallipoli peninsula with a Hampshire & Gallipoli Study Day
at the National Museum of the Royal Navy, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth, PO1 3NH.

Programme:
Welcome and introduction: Professor Adrian Smith [Professor of Modern History, University of Southampton] and Dr Duncan Redford [Senior Research Fellow, NMRN]
Scene-setting: Dr Chris Prior [Lecturer in Twentieth Century History, University of Southampton]
The Hampshire Regiment at Gallipoli: Major [rtd.] Roger W. Coleman MBE [author/Western Front Association/Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum]
Professor Mark Connelly [Professor of Modern British History, University of Kent]
Mr Matthew Sheldon [Head of Strategic Development, NMRN] – HMS M.33 at Gallipoli, introduced by Ms Jo Bailey [Hampshire Cultural Trust]
Tour of NMRN special exhibition: ‘Gallipoli: Myth and Memory’
Conclusion: Professor Adrian Smith, Professor of Modern History University of Southampton.

Visit our Lifelong Learning website for information on this and other courses and events for 2015: www.southampton.ac.uk/lifelonglearning/news/events/latest.page?

Council for British Archaeology - Wessex Academy for Field Archaeology

WAFA are running a series of courses at Ash Farm, near Stourpaine in Dorset. Details can be found on the WAFA website: www.wafa.org.uk

Butser Ancient Farm.

For information on courses and workshops access their website: here.

The Sussex School of Archaeology (SSA)

SSA has a series of dayschools and events for the spring term. From the prehistoric to the Georgian; dayschools, lectures and a symposium suitable for both the beginner and professional, run at a reasonable price at venues across Sussex. Details can be found on the SSA website: www.sussexarchaeology.org

University of Oxford - Department for Continuing Education.

For information on available weekend courses and summer schools access their website: here and search "archaeology" with filters for "day and weekend events" and "summer schools".

Time Talks.
John Manley BA, MA, MA (Econ), PhD, MIFA, FSA gives talks and guided walks on the archaeology and history of Sussex and Hampshire. His website can be found at www.timetalks.co.uk

Book

St. Patrick's School, South Farnborough. A Potted History 1886 - 1968.
This recently published account of the former RC junior school in Peabody Road by Bryan Hoskyns features many photographs and drawings in its 68 A4 pages. Price £ 9.95. For more details contact: info@nehhas.com


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