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Andrew Lacey – (History)

  • Awarded a doctorate for research on Charles I
  • Interests include the English Civil War, C17th and C20th European history
  • A tutor in Continuing Education at both Cambridge and Oxford!

Attracting this calibre of Lecturer to Higham is a real coup and we are privileged to be able to bring such a high standard of knowledge and skill to you.

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September 2019

ATTRIBUTES OF A VICTORY: BRITAIN AT WAR 1939-1942

September 25th at 18:30 to September 27th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

How did the British people respond to war in 1939? How did they cope with the threat of invasion and the Blitz? Should Churchill have negotiated with Hitler? Consider these as we explore Britain's 'finest hour'. Dr Andrew Lacey (Cambridgeshire www.highamhall.com/andrew-lacey) Residential: £233 Non-residential: £166 D-DAY 1944 follows: attend both, save £25.

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D-DAY 1944 THE ASSAULT ON HITLER’S EUROPE

September 27th at 18:30 to September 29th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

The landings of the 6th June 1944 were the largest amphibious operation ever undertaken. We will explore the preparation for Overlord, the assault on the beaches and the consequences for the eventual liberation of France and Western Europe. Dr Andrew Lacey (Cambridgeshire www.highamhall.com/andrew-lacey) Residential: £233 Non-residential: £166 BRITAIN AT WAR 1939-42 precedes: attend both, save £25.

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March 2020

SIR CHRISTOPHER WREN – ARCHITECT IN CONTEXT

Monday March 23, 2020 at 18:30 to Wednesday March 25, 2020 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Mathematician, Engineer, Architect: Wren stamped his genius and personality on late C17th Britain. From star gazing at Oxford in the 1650s to the dome of St. Paul's, spend some time in his company, exploring his legacy. Dr Andrew Lacey (Cambridgeshire www.highamhall.com/andrew-lacey) Residential: £233 Non-residential: £166 Michael Tunnicliffe’s CHURCH AND SOCIETY 1660 – 1714 follows. Attend bothsir, save £25.

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