Summer Talks for All CANCELLED - LOW NUMBERS (UC10U11F)

A different speaker each Friday with an opportunity to ask questions and meet with others in a relaxed and social environment

When? Friday, 10:15am - 12:15pm from 7th June 2019 until 5th July 2019 for 5 weeks.
Where? The course is held in Civic Centre, Civic Approach, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 1AE.
How much does it cost? The full fee is £18.00.

Please see additional cost information below
In the event of an unexpected cancellation eg severe weather there will not be a refund as the low cost per session is less than the administration fee.

How to enrol?

Contact the ACRES office on 01825 761820 and staff will be pleased to help you.

Course overview

Talks For All provides a weekly social slot for listening to an engaging speaker, asking your own questions, and meeting with others in a relaxed and informal environment.
Summer Talks are an additional 5 talks to enjoy.

During the course

What you already need to know

No previous knowledge is required

What you will learn

There will be a variety of talks based on a wide range of interesting subjects. Below is a list of speakers booked for the Summer term:
7-Jun-19 - What you should know about spectacles! - Richard Smith
14-Jun-19 - A Lifetime in Aviation, (with a fear of heights)! - Peter Griffiths
21-Jun-19 - Tales from the Time of the British Raj - Rukshana Master
28-Jun-19 - Building Conservation in the National Trust - Stephen Howard Gray
5-Jul-19 - Concorde - Supersonic Cover-Up - Guy Bartlett

(This course is dependent upon speaker availability and may therefore be liable to change.)

How you will learn it

There is a guest speaker each session who talks for approximately 45 minutes followed by an opportunity to ask questions. Hot drinks are available to purchase.

What do I need to bring to the first session?

How much extra study or practice is involved?

No extra study needed.

What do previous students say?

"All very good, varied and interesting mornings well spent"
"We have enjoyed every talk we have had and look forward to coming back in September"
"Loved all the talks this year, the speakers seem to get better"
"A nice selection of speakers giving a wide range of subjects"

What can I learn next?

What are the next steps within this subject with ACRES?

Talks for All will continue in September 2019. Look out for the new ACRES brochure.

What are the future steps beyond ACRES?

ACRES offers a wide range of course to suit all interests.

How can I get further information about these?

Please visit our website at, see our brochure, or alternatively contact a member of the team on 01825 761820.