Architecture


Activity

We are a friendly group of amateur enthusiasts and new members are always very welcome.

Where and when

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church in Market Harborough.

Other information

If you would like to know what we have planned for 2017 please click here to find out: Architecture Programme 2018

Contact details

Peter Ellement 01858 432966


News

Architecture – October

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 23 October, when the meeting will take the form of a Quiz(in teams). This is the first time that we have organised a quiz – please come along it should […]

Architecture – September

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 25 September when Michael will introduce a number of films on a variety of architectural topics – The Guggenheim Museum; Why great architecture should tell a story(Ole Scheeren); How bad […]

Architecture – August

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 28 August when Colin will talk to us about some of the recent RIBA Architectural Design Awards for New Buildings in 2017/18. We will then vote on our own favourites. […]

Architecture – July

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 24 July when we will hear five of our members each giving a short talk on a favourite building. Michael will talk about Walkton Church; Dudley – the Midland Hotel, […]

Corn Exchange Devizes

Architecture – June

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 26 June when we will be visiting more English towns with Alec Clifton-Taylor – on this occasion Devizes (Wiltshire) and Richmond (Yorkshire).  Our thanks to three of our members who […]

Architecture – May

The group now has 32 members and we meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 22 May when we will look at the work of three Victorian architects – William Burgess 1827-1881(Peter), Charles Voysey 1857-1941(Judith) and Ernest Gimson […]

Architecture – April

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 25 April when Dudley, will give a talk entitled ‘Kings Cross Station and its environs’. New members are always very welcome. Please contact me if you are interested in joining […]

Architecture – March

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 27 March when Colin, will give a talk entitled ‘Lost London Architecture’.  New members are always very welcome.  Please contact me if you are interested in joining the Group. Peter […]

Architecture – February

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 27 February when Trish and Geoff, will give their previously interrupted(by water and  the Fire Brigade) talk entitled ‘Landmark Trust Properties and their Refurbishment’. Details of talks planned for 2018 […]

Architecture – December

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.    There will not be a meeting in December. Our first meeting in 2018 will be on Tuesday 23 January when Glenys will give a talk entitled ‘Architecture in the time of Jane Austen’. Details of talks planned […]