Rupert Matthews is a professional historian who has written more than 100 published books and numerous magazine articles as well as appearing on TV and radio. He talks on many subjects and this time it is about local ghosts.
Dorking & District u3a’s own Geoff Saunders speaks from personal experience of the Haida People of North America, whose history precedes the arrival of European settlers by thousands of years. The Haida are one of Canada’s First Nations whose home centred on a group of islands off the coast of British Columbia, close to the […]
During the Second World War one of the largest British Commonwealth armies ever assembled fought the Japanese in South-east Asia, first on the border between what was then British India and Burma and then pushing deeper into Burma itself. Supporting the Fourteenth Army were an intrepid group of women known colloquially as the Wasbies – […]