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The David Salkeld Memorial Meeting

7 September 2013
  • Trevor Palmer: Introduction
  • David Roth: The Mysterious 'Shamir'
  • Dwardu Cardona: The Proto-Saturnian System's Linear Alignment (Delivered by Wal Thornhill)
  • Barry Curnock: Peter Warlow's 'Tippe-Top' Theory
  • Emmet Sweeney: Scythians and Sumerians
  • Wal Thornhill: David and the Polar Configuration

2013 Members Spring Lecture Meeting

11 May 2013
  • Prof Mike Baillie: New Musings on Evidence for Extra-terrestrial Impacts
  • Barry Curnock: One Dozen Hittite Anomalies

Chronology & Catastrophism: Velikovsky's Legacy

15 September 2012
  • Barry Curnock: two major tests of the Chronology
  • Trevor Palmer: the predictions made by Velikovsky
  • Daphne Chappell: the assumptions and methodology use by revisionists

2012 Spring Meeting

5 May 2012
  • Tony Haynes: Energy Innovations
  • Robert M. Porter: Shortening the Late Third Intermediate Period in Egypt

2011 Autumn Meeting

3 September 2011
  • Laurence Dixon,  'When and Why Europeans Changed the Calendar Between Tiberius and Bede
  • Frank Wallace, 'An Alternative Broad-brushed Outline of Human History'
  • Bob Johnson, ''Evidence for the Anisotropy of the Speed of Light' 

The Archaeology of Alalakh - A Load of Bull?

16 April 2011

Barry Curnock gave two audio/visual presentations:

  • 'The Archaeology of Alalakh - A Load of Bull?
  • 'The Length of the Year in the Second Millennium BC'

Exploring the Electric Universe

10 July 2010
  • Wallace Thornhill  - 'Exploring the Electric Universe' (with an additional presentation by him on behalf of Dr C. J. Ransom). 

2009 AGM and Members Afternoon Spring Lecture Meeting

25 April 2009
  •  Mark Bailey - 'The Origin of Comets: New Results and Implications for Time-Variability of the Interplanetary Complex'
  •  Peter Warlow - 'Global Warming Nonsense'

2008 Members Autumn Lecture Meeting

20 September 2008
  • Steve Mitchell - 'Dark Earth: A Metaphor for the Dark-Ages of the First Millennium AD?' 
  • Barry Curnock - 'Jeremiah and His Time' (a talk bearing, in particular, on Egypt at the time of the prophet Jeremiah)
  • Patrick McCafferty - 'Tall Tails: Comets in Irish Mythology' (with a section on 'red rain'). Patrick McCafferty is co-author with Professor Mike Baillie of The Celtic Gods: Comets in Irish Mythology.

2008 AGM and Spring Lecture Meeting

26 April 2008
  • Barry Curnock - A Unified Hittite History
  • Dr Bernard Newgrosh - The Key to Ancient Chronology: Kingship and the Assyrian King List