What's On Winchester Catholic History Society, Winchester

What's On

2022
Programme of Talks
September - December

All talks will be held in

the Parish Centre, Jewry Street, Winchester, SO23 8RY at 7.15pm (unless indicated otherwise).

September

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Dr ESTELLE PARANQUE

 

'Blood, Fire & Gold'

Elizabeth I of England &

Catherine de Medici

Wednesday 14th September 2022

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"A stunning portrayal of two of the most powerful women in European history"

Tracy Borman

October

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The Rev'd 

TERRY HEMMING

Master of St Cross

 

A Hospital without Doctors and Brothers who are not Religious:

What is beyond the walls of St Cross?

 

Wednesday 12th October 2022

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November

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Dr GILES MERCER

'Why was St Thomas More Executed?'

 

Wednesday 9th November 2022

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December

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The Rev'd Canon 

Dr JUDITH MALTBY

Corpus Christi College, Oxford

'Hearing the Word, The Bible,

The Prayer Book & Public Worship from Cranmer to 1660.

 

Wednesday 7th December 2022

 

2023
Programme of Talks
February - September

February

Dr Nichola Tallis - Winchester Catholic History Society

Dr NICOLA TALLIS

'All the Queen's Jewels 1445 -1548'

The jewellery collections of the Yorkshire and Tudor Queens.

 

Wednesday 8th February 2023

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March

Adrian Waddingham CBE - Winchester Catholic History Society

ADRIAN WADDINGHAM

CBE

'Nicholas Breakspear:

The English Pope'

This new book examines the life

of the only English Pope.

 

Wednesday 8th March 2023

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April

Dr Antonia Whitley - Winchester Catholic History Society

Dr ANTONIA WHITLEY

Independent Art Historian

'Renaissance Masters & The Tradition of Art Forgery in Siena'

Siena was the major Italian city for the production of 'antique paintings and objects d'art'.

What was created in the workshops of the leading fakers ended up in just about every major museum, gallery and private collection in the world.

 

Wednesday 12th April 2023

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May

Lady Appleyard - Winchester Catholic History Society

LADY APPLEYARD

'An Amateur's View of some of Hampshire's Historic Churches'

 

Wednesday 10th May 2023

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June

To be confirmed

September

Dr Ellena Lyell - Winchester Catholic History Society

Dr ELLENA LYELL

University of Exeter

'The History of Colour

Perception in the Old

Testament'

 

The significance of colour as a literary device in Biblical, Ancient Greek, Egyptian and Mesopotamian literature. 

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Wednesday 13th September 2023

October

Dr Gabrielle Storey - Winchester Catholic History Society

Dr GABRIELLE STOREY

Independent Researcher

'Anglo-Papal Relations

& The Pope as a Protector

& Diplomat in Medieval History'

Dr Gabrielle Storey - Winchester Catholic History Society

Wednesday 11th October 2023

SPECIAL EVENT

Early Autumn 2022

Hampton Court Palace - Winchester Catholic History Society event
Hampton Court Palace - Winchester Catholic History Society event

The Hampton Court Palace Trip
 

Experience the public dramas and private lives of Henry VIII, his wives and children in the world of the Tudor court. Discover the spectacular baroque palace built for William III and Mary II and explore Hampton Court Palace’s outdoor spaces and 60 acres of magnificent gardens.

The date of this trip is 28th September 2022.

For further details and a booking form, please email:

win.cath.history@gmail.com

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In Spring 2023

we are planning another Special Event. 

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A Trip to Arundel Castle in West Sussex
 

As soon as we have more details and booking information we will let you know.