Manx Footpaths Conservation Group

Winter Talks Programme 2021/2

We are delighted to announce this year’s Winter Talks Programme. Sadly last years programme was severely disrupted by Coronavirus restrictions but we hope that this winter the programme will go ahead uninterrupted. Please find details of all the talks below.

Wednesday 10th November 2021 7pm “19th Century Circus on the Isle of Man”

This promises to be an informative and humorous illustrated talk by the renowned local author Sue King. You will be amazed at what you learn!

Wednesday 12th January 2022 7pm ‘The Life of Bryan’

Postponed from last year, this talk will be a lighthearted mystery coach trip through the history of the Bryan family (Edward Bryan Removals) and the Isle of Man from the mid 1700s to the present day.

Wednesday 9th February 2022 7pm ‘The Ayres Gravel Pits Bird Sactuary’

Also postponed from the previous winter programme, this will be an illustrated talk by the Chairman of the Manx Birdlife, Neil Roberts on the impressive work carried out at the Gravel Pits.

As usual, all talks will take place at Mylchreest Court, Douglas Road, Peel IM5 1LD (map reference SC249835). Parking will be available at the QEII school and football club. We invite you to stay and enjoy refreshments following each talk.

*Please feel free to wear a face covering if you wish*