Lectures / Talks

Poldark's Cornwall - Lecture lunch

Fri 25th Nov

Viv Robinson gives a talk connecting Winston Graham’s portrayal of life in 18th century Cornwall to locations described in the novels and those used in the filming of the recent BBC series....
Through the eyes of Rosamunde Pilcher - Lecture lunch

Fri 18th Nov

Viv Robinson gives a talk tracing Rosamunde Pilcher’s early life in Cornwall. Illustrated with family photographs, film locations and setting for novels, hear how Cornish landscapes and lifestyles...
Where history meets natural history - Lecture lunch

Fri 4th Nov

Wildlife photographer and writer David Chapman tells us about locations around West Cornwall where the historical use of the site has had an impact on the natural history we see there today. This...