The Calendar of events is shown below. It will be updated regularly as speakers and their topics are finalised. Unless otherwise specified all meetings are held at 2.00 pm in the Cellar Bar Function Room at the Canons’ Gait Bar, 232 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8DQ. Meetings are preceded by a bar lunch at 12:30. Please remember to let the Events Secretary know if you want to attend the lunch.
The dates for our 2018/19 programme are shown below. As speakers and events are confirmed these details will be added as they become available.
15 September 2018 (please note the change of date). Visit to Lucas Clocks, 5 Quayside Street, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6EJ
13 October 2018 – Speaker Paul Shufflebotham, Chairman Coventry Watch Museum, ‘The Coventry Watch Industry’.
10 November 2018 – Speaker John Redfern, ‘The Knibb Clocks of the University of St Andrews and the Origins of the Tic-Tac Escapement’.
8 December 2018 – Speaker Keith Scobie-Youngs, ‘London Turret Clockmakers of the 18th Century’.
12 January 2019 – Branch AGM and ‘Bring & Discuss’.
9 February 2019 – TBA
9 March 2019 – Speaker Bruce Vickery, ‘Cracking Enigma on an Industrial Scale’.
13 April 2019 – TBA
11 May 2019 – TBA
We are always on the lookout for new speakers or topics to include in our programmes. If you have any suggestions, or perhaps would like to volunteer to give a talk yourself, please contact the Branch Secretary.