Association of Oxford University Pensioners

St John's CollegeAOUP 2015 winter programme

Activities for social members

Winter programme 2015

Activities for social members

Booking essential: please use the form sent out with Newsletter 49

A guided walk of Slimbridge
Tuesday 10 February 2015


Blue Plaques of Oxford Walk with Alistair LackThursday 5 March 2015
Tuesday 10 and Friday 13 March 2015
Tuesday 17 and Thursday 19 March 2015
Monday 23 and Wednesday 25 March 2015




Special excursion to Bristol

Monday 11 to Friday 15 May 2015

Past Events

Go to the Photographs link at top of any page to view pictures of previous events
Reports on previous events are available in the Newsletter

Database of events from 1990


Talks (open to all members)

Department of Engineering Science Lecture Theatre 1 at 2.15pm

AGM and Simon Bailey:An introduction to the University Archives
Wednesday 18 February 2015The University Archives, based in the Bodleian Library, is responsible for the administrative records of the University, dating from the early thirteenth century.  Simon Bailey, Keeper of the Archives, will give an illustrated overview of the history of the department and its holdings.

For further information about Simon Bailey



Simon Wenham: Pleasure Boating on the Thames (The History of the business of Salter Brothers 1958 to the present day)
Wednesday 18 March 2015This is a talk on how the firm fitted in within the socio-economic context of Oxford and the Thames, the contribution to different forms of water-based leisure and how they managed to survive given the challenges such businesses faced.

For further information about Simon Wenham