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Unless stated otherwise, events in this region are organised by the Society’s Cheshire and North Wales Regional Committee.

Regional contact: Col (retd) Tony Davidson email cnw@rgs.org

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Myanmar (Burma) - Michael Trevor-Barnston

 Thursday 19 January 7.30pm–9.30pm (doors open at 7.00pm)
 Lecture (Chester)

The lecture follows two recent visits to Myanmar, including to some of the restricted minority areas and the “Golden Triangle”, and includes some excellent photography. Joint event with Chester Lecture Society.

Venue: Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, CH1 2DD. Places: £5 (donation) on entry, RGS-IBG members free.


Across the equator to Zanzibar - Andrew Wright

 Friday 10 February 7.30pm–9.30pm (doors open at 7.00pm)
Lecture (Wilmslow)

This lecture describes an adventurous eight week journey in Kenya and Tanzania by bicycle and public transport during 2012, and will be illustrated with colourful slides and interesting tales. Joint event with Wilmslow Guild.

Venue: Wilmslow Guild, 1 Bourne Street, Wilmslow, SK9 5HD. Places: £5 (donation) on entry, RGS-IBG members free.


The Vikings of Wirral - Professor Stephen Harding

 Monday 20 February 7.30pm–9.30pm (doors open at 7.00pm)
 Lecture (Chester)

This lecture will explain the impact and legacy of the Vikings’ arrival on the Wirral peninsula over 1,100 years ago. Joint event with Society of Thirteen.

Venue: Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, CH1 2DD. Places: £5 (donation) on entry, RGS-IBG members free.


Bombay mix - Gill Miller

 Tuesday 14 March 7.30pm–9.30pm (doors open at 7.00pm)
 Lecture (Chester)

India is changing rapidly and this lecture is an exploration of India's identity and the challenges it faces in becoming one nation. Joint event with University of Chester.

Venue: Best Building, Chester University, Parkgate Road, Chester, CH1 4BJ. Places: free and open to all.


Russia and Europe: what next? - John Pilkington

 Monday 20 March 7.30pm–9.30pm (doors open at 7.00pm)
 Lecture (Chester)

The pattern of events that go back more than a century to the Great Game, and since the demise of the USSR, has left some countries in a frozen state. Joint event with Society of Thirteen.

Venue: Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, CH1 2DD. Places: £5 (donation) on entry, RGS-IBG members free.

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