Videos of talks available


Test of video talks available, in table form.

The links in the Title column are to the original event page, where more information about the talk is available. The table is initially sorted by date, but you can click on any header field to sort by that field.

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TitleSpeaker(s)GroupDateNotescode
Silver mining in DevonClaughton, Dr PeterIndustrial Archaeology Section2020-12-10SIA01
Christmas in DevonGray, Dr ToddThe DA2020-12-18TDA01
Charles Kingsley: his writings and timesWootton, Dr RobinEast Devon Branch2021-01-08BED01
The Met Office: A quick guideWhile, JamesTavistock and West Devon Branch2021-01-15BTA01
Lithium exploration in CornwallWorbey, SallyGeology Section2021-01-16SGE01
The Dorset and East Devon World Heritage Site: a palaeontological viewpointHart, Prof. MalcolmAxe Valley Branch2021-01-20BAX01
The wreck of the HMS Montagu off LundyMeara, HefinIndustrial Archaeology Section2021-01-21SIA02
The early censuses (1801-1831), and how they can be used to inform Devon's local historyKnapman, DavidHistory Section2021-01-25SHI01
Dunkeswell airfield and its role in World War IILane-Smith, BrianEast Devon Branch2021-02-12Includes a short talk about Joseph Kennedy Jnr.BED02
Farming: The solution is within our grasp. So, why does it keep slipping through our fingers?Jackson, Dr RobinIndustrial Archaeology Section2021-02-13SIA03
The OkeRail and Connect Bude campaignWolfenden-Brown, Richard & Ireland, Dr MichaelBideford Branch2021-02-19BBI01
The modern wheelwright: the last true wheelwright in the country. A tour of the workshopRowland, GregTavistock and West Devon Branch2021-02-19BTA02
The rise and fall of MemblandMyers, UrsulaHistory Section2021-02-20SHI02
An Irish El Dorado. Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age GoldStandish, Dr ChrisIndustrial Archaeology Section2021-03-05SIA04
The Three HaresAndrew, Dr SueExeter Branch2021-03-10BEX01
Raised Beaches in the South WestTelfer, Dr MattGeology Section2021-03-13SGE02
Devon's Garden HistoryLong, Dr DianneAxe Valley Branch2021-03-17BAX02
A Photographic Journey Around the SW Coastal PathHolpin, GarySouth Devon Branch2021-03-18BSD01
Rural Settlements in Roman BritainHorner, BillTavistock and West Devon Branch2021-03-19BTA03
The Golden Age of Children's Book IllustrationLaws, EmmaLiterature and Art Section2021-03-20SLA01
The Flora of PlymouthHodgson, Dr BobPlymouth Branch (March Forum)2021-03-24BPL01
Plastics in the OceanThompson, Prof. RichardPlymouth Branch (March Forum)2021-03-24BPL02
Lundy - A World ApartGreen, DerekBideford Branch2021-03-26BBI02
Exeter Cathedral: Exploring the first 200 yearsWalker, DianeBuildings Section2021-03-27SBU01
Romanesque Sculpture in the South WestWoodcock, Dr AlexBuildings Section2021-03-27SBU02
The Wild SouthwestHicks, NigelExeter Branch2021-04-14BEX02
The History of Mount BattenBlythe-Lord, RobinHistory Section2021-04-14SHI03
The Natural History of Butterflies and MothsHenwood, BarrySouth Devon Branch2021-04-15BSD02
The ShipParlby, Dr GeriTavistock and West Devon Branch2021-04-16BTA04
How to Fill a FaultHardman, Dr KitGeology Section2021-04-17SGE03
Devon Tollhouses - Lost and FoundKanefsky, Dr JohnIndustrial Archaeology Section2021-04-21SIA05
Mosses and Liverworts: A training sessionPurches, TimBotany Section2021-04-26An illustrated introduction to bryophytesSBO01
An interview with Dr Ian Mortimer, historian and authorMortimer, Dr IanLiterature and Art Section2021-04-29Audio file only. Discusses the researching and writing of history and historical fiction.SLA02
Iron Ore Mining in Devon and West SomersetAtkinson, Dr MickIndustrial Archaeology Section2021-05-08SIA06
Estuarine foraminifera and metal pollutionHart, Prof. MalcolmGeology Section2021-05-15SGE04
The Remarkable Pinwill SistersWilson, Dr HelenBuildings Section2021-05-20SBU03
The Rolle Canal in North DevonWills, AdrianTavistock and West Devon Branch2021-05-21BTA05
Music in DevonBanfield, Prof. StephenMusic Section2021-05-23SMU01
Harland and Wolff (Appledore)Wood, JohnBideford Branch2021-05-28BBI03
Prehistoric Britain, and the Visual ArtsSmiles, Prof. SamLiterature and Art Section2021-05-29SLA03