The Annual Public Meeting of the Barnes Wallis Memorial Trust takes place this week.
This year sees the 125th Anniversary of Barnes Wallis’ birth and this year’s meeting will include three talks relating to his life:
• Barnes Wallis at Home – his daughter, Mary Stopes-Roe
• Barnes Wallis, the citizen – Richard Morris, biographer of Guy Gibson and Leonard Cheshire
• Barnes Wallis and Warriors – Robert Owen, Official Historian, No. 617 Sqn Aircrew Association
The talks will all be held on 28 June 2012 at Howden School of Technology, Derwent Road, Howden, E. Yorks DN14 7AL, starting at 7 pm.
Admission is free, but a retiring collection will be held in aid of the Barnes Wallis Memorial Trust and Howden School.