Thursday 17 April 7pm
HMS Alliance deconstructed for Haynes
Speaker: Peter Goodwin MPhil. IEng, MarEST, MRINA, Naval technical historian,
Meet the author of the latest Haynes manual: HMS Alliance and hear his stories of discovering this historic submarine’s machinery and equipment.
Thursday 15 May 7pm
The conservation story of HMS Alliance
Speaker: Bob Mealings, Curator at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum
The conservation of HMS Alliance has been a once in a lifetime opportunity to study the A-Class submarine. Hear how the HMS Alliance was saved and the surprises and challenges that they had to overcome.
Thursday 19 June 7pm
X-Craft: Lighting the way on D-Day
Speaker: Alexandra Geary, Keeper of Artefacts at the RN Submarine Museum
It is a little known fact that the first vessels off the coast of Normandy on 6th June 1944 were two midget submarines who guided the British forces towards the beaches. Find out about the craft, their part in Operation Neptune and George Honour who commanded X-23.
Thursday 17 July 7pm
Speaker: Iain Ballantyne, author
Author of Hunter Killers will lead a Q&A panel of Cold War submariners to share insights into submarine Cold War operations.
Save up to 40% when you support our Saving HMS Alliance Appeal
2014 Spring TTT Season tickets (entrance to all 4 talks) £25 pp, Friends/SA Members: £20
Individual talks: £10 per person or £8 for Friends/SA Members
- Includes entrance to each talk during the Spring Third Thursday Talk Season
- Ability to reserve your seat at each talk – get the front rows every time!
- Advance booking notice for future talks and other Saving HMS Alliance Appeal events
Book online here or call 023 92 510354 ext 244 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.