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An introduction to the research skills and knowledge necessary to retrieve family history information and access family history related primary source records, by the use of the internet. Designed for those wishing to continue family research using the internet. This course offers an opportunity to further develop skills in a supportive environment.
A workshop run by local artist, Graham Hadlow. Each workshop has a different theme or area of specialism i.e. Blue sky and cloud; reflections, snow scenes; winter trees; sunsets; cottages and perspective; beaches and breakers, etc...
The course will include topics such as World War Two, Russian history and American Presidents from Eisenhower to Obama.
This course follows the voyages of Captain Cook in the 18th century across the Pacific Ocean and tries to assess the impact of European expansion on the cultures of the peoples he encountered and how it also shaped European concepts of those Pacific peoples.
Various aspects of local history as defined in the course description
This course looks at the ways in which artists have depicted historical events; have these paintings shaped the ways in which we view history and have great events shaped the ways in which artists worked?