The Battle of Waterloo

Thursday 27th June 2019

Probably the most famous action in British history, but was it a British victory?  Many nationalities made up Wellington’s Army, Prussians, German, Dutch and Belgian soldiers fought on the muddy slopes of Waterloo.

Chosen Charity:  Waterloo Uncovered – combines  world-class archaeology, with understanding war, its impact on people and to educate the public.

500 Years of Cambridge Spies

Thursday 20th June 2019

Craig Gershater, returns by popular demand, to explore the origins of spying particularly as this relates to Cambridge University. From Tudor times to the present day Cambridge spies often worked for both sides!  We will investigate.

Chosen Charity:  Cancer Research UK – continues to develop cures to this illness.