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Talk, Wed 14 Aug 2019

A U3A Talk on The Festival of Britain

A U3A Talk on The Festival of Britain


Hill Road,
Lyme Regis,


John Dover will give a talk on Sir George Somers who was born in Lyme Regis in 1554. He was an Elizabethan privateer, merchant trader, MP, military leader and founder of Bermuda (The Somers Isles), England's first Crown Colony; John Dover will be speaking about his life.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 14 Aug 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Coffee served from 10.00 am till 10.40, followed by the talk at 11am till noon.


Organised by U3A Heritage Coast Lyme Regis
Free for members. Non-members suggested £2 donation.
To join U3A, see website or telephone 01297 444566.



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