Meetings are held on Monday afternoons between 2 and 4 pm at the Residents' Community Room, Springfield House, Marsden Green, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6UZ.
Leader: Graeme Manson, tel. 01438 714246
This Group is a lively discussion group where members are encouraged to express opinions and ideas, ask questions and give their experiences of world affairs. We enjoy hearing of travel to countries worldwide, we discuss individual countries politics, questions that involve the world, associations and institutions that influence our lives etc. We use newspapers, internet and books to construct short talks.
Please note that this group is currently full, with a waiting list.
Programme for Spring 2015
|5th Jan||General Discussion||Press Cuttings And Discussion (7x 15 Minute Slots) + Tea|
|19th Jan||Rosemary Humphreys||Australian Politics|
|26th Jan||General Discussion||Press Cuttings And Discussion 7x 15 Minute Slots + Tea|
|2nd Feb||Barney Leith||Equality and Empathy - Foundations for Worldwide Human Flourishing|
|9th Feb||Graeme Manson||The Decline Of The West ?|
|16th Feb||Peter Lomer||Nuclear Proliferation|
|23rd Feb||Alan Smith||The Evolving World Economy, Parts 2 & 3|
|2nd Mar||Tanya Turton||Immigration and the Formation of the Modern World|
|9th Mar||Julian Usher-Smith||The EU Common Agricultural Policy and its Effects on English Arable Farming|
|16th Mar||Hilary Burningham||"I Love A Martini But Two At The Most " - Dorothy Parker and American Racism|
|23rd Mar||Adrian King||What's Happening In Palestine Right Now.|
|30th Mar||Alex Benakis||SYRIZA A Breath of Air for Europe?|
|6th Apr||Easter Monday||No Meeting|
|13th Apr||John Davies||Germany|
|20th Apr||Raul Curiel||Charles and Architecture|