The British Historical Society of Portugal
Two events taking place soon. If you are interested, please contact Alan Dawber by
or phone: 966 497 183
The first (November 24th at 6.30pm at OCLTC - the British Club
in Rua Campo Alegre), will be a talk given by Peter Evens of the Bristol-Oporto Association. On the home page of its website we read: The BRISTOL-OPORTO ASSOCIATION welcomes everyone interested in Oporto and the Portuguese people, language and culture world-wide. Diário, our newsletter, is full of information on things Portuguese and outlines a range of events in the Bristol area. etc.
The second (November 26th at 2.30pm), is a guided tour around the gardens of Palácio de Cristal
, weather permitting. In the event of threats of rain, please bring hoods and/or umbrellas. This tour will be given by someone very knowledgeable about that environment and its history. It will be followed by a tea and then an illustrated talk about "Palácio" at "Macaréu", a not -for-profit association for the promotion of local culture, in Rua João das Regras, near «Praça da República". The fee for the afternoon will be a reasonable 10 euros.