Lectures and Tours


2014 Evening Talks

All talks are at 7pm on Monday evenings. £3 per person (free to members) and must be booked in advance


7 April Frank Hargrave, Director - 'Monastery to Museum 900 - Our plans to create a new 21st century visitor attraction'
12 May Dr Andrew Abram, Lecturer in Medieval History  at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David - 'For God and Parliament: the Brooke family, Norton Priory and the English Civil War'
2 June John Larson, retired Head of Sculpture Conservation, National Museums Liverpool - 'Some thoughts on architectural polychromy at Norton Priory'
7 July John Budworth, Head Gardener - 'An evening with the Head Gardener: tour and talk of the majestic Walled Garden'
4 August   Dr Mel Evans, Lecturer in English Language, University of Birmingham - 'Living Letters; Norton Abbey and the Dissolution'
1 Sept Barbara Moth, Cheshire Gardens Trust - 'Designed Landscapes in Cheshire'



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