Friday, 15 April 2016

April's Meeting Casa Cuseni - a House in Sicily

We enjoyed a sparkling presentation from Celia Catchpole, niece of Daphne Phelps the owner of the house 1948-96 and author of the book. Celia was able add new stories to those in the book and to expand and update anecdotes covered in the book. Her illustrated talk led us into the secret would of the amazing Taormina garden and house. With Celia's permission, I hope to publish here more of her text and slides.


There are many opportunities to experience la dolce vita right here in Bristol, and we have created this website so that you can see at a glance all the Italian activities going on. We also want to let you know about our own fantastic monthly programme of celebrated national speakers from October to May. Incidentally if you live near Cheltenham they also have a programme - see Links Page Bristol University Italian (LINK) Department has an open postgraduate seminar series..

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Meetings are at WESTBURY FIELDS RETIREMENT VILLAGE each 2nd Tuesday of the months October-May, at 7pm for conversation and a drink followed by the speaker at 7.30 p.m. Details have  been circulated and published in the brochure