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Coming up from Culture Hub:

“Meet the Author” – Daniel Tabor

Wednesday, 8th May @ 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Mosaic Culture Hub invites you to ‘Meet the Author’ Daniel Tabor

Join us for a light lunch before Daniel talks about the issues and challenges involved in writing his latest book, The Telling, which describes 200 years of European and Middle Eastern history through the experiences and life-stories of his extended family. This lively talk will be presented with photographs from Daniel’s family archive and extracts from the book.

Please book via the Mosaic website by clicking on the button below.  There is a £7 charge which will increase to £10 from Wednesday 1st May.

David was born and brought up in Cambridge. He read English at Sussex University, completed a B.Lit in Social Anthropology at the University of Oxford, before taking a PhD at the University of Warwick.

Working as Head of Department in a secondary school, Daniel also published two books, one about curriculum continuity, and another about writing at primary-secondary transition, and has contributed many articles for the TES. He has published a book of his late father’s religious talks, and is a keen student of Yiddish.

Daniel’s interests include art, literature, music, travel, food and the ...

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“At The Sign of the Falcon” with John Benjamin

Sunday, 12th May @ 7:00 pm

Mosaic Culture Hub is delighted to welcome our Mosaic member, John Benjamin, well known from his appearances on BBC TV’s ever-popular Antiques Roadshow.

Join us at 7pm for light refreshments before John’s fascinating presentation :

‘AT THE SIGN OF THE FALCON’  the remarkable life and career of H G Murphy, designer, goldsmith and silversmith.

There will be time for questions after the presentation.

Please book via the Mosaic website by clicking the button below.  There is a £12.50 charge which will increase to £15 from Sunday 5th May.

Please let us know if you are getting a taxi home so we can give you a suitable pick-up time.

John Benjamin is a jewellery historian, lecturer, author and broadcaster. Formerly International Director of Jewellery at Phillips Fine Art Auctioneers, since 1999 he has been an independent jewellery consultant on behalf of the private client network. John is well-known from his appearances over 30 years on BBC Television’s ever-popular Antiques Roadshow. He is a Freeman of the Goldsmiths’ Company, Founder Liveryman and Renter Warden of The Worshipful Company of Arts Scholars and in 2021 was appointed Honorary Jewellery Adviser to the National Trust.

 

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Mosaic Visit to Bentley Priory Museum

Wednesday, 15th May @ 11:00 am

Join us for a visit to the wonderful Bentley Priory Museum. It was from here that the Battle of Britain was won. Bentley Priory has been a stately home, a royal residence and a boarding school as well as being RAF Headquarters Fighter Command during World War Two.

We will meet at the Museum.  After visiting the museum there is a lovely cafe on site where you can buy refreshments. The entry cost is: Adults £8.80 and £7.70 for over 60s/ Students/On benefits.

The address is Mansion House Drive, Stanmore, HA7 3FB ( HA7 3HT for Satnavs)
www.bentleypriorymuseum.org.uk

Book now as we are limited to 20 people!

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