Saturday 21 October: Wellington’s Cornerstone, a Conference on the Lines of Torres Vedras
21 October @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The BCMH and the Friends of the Lines of Torres Vedras (FLTV) are hosting a one day Conference on the Lines at the Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London on Saturday 21 October 2017.
Conference 10am to 5pm
Confirmed speakers so far:
• Professor Charles Esdaile
• Colonel Nick Lipscombe
• Professor Mendo Henriques, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa
• Dr Mark S Thompson
More speakers and programme to be announced shortly.
Cost of the conference will be £50, including lunch.
Member of the Friends of the Lines of Torres Vedras and BCMH will be entitled to a discounted rate of £40.
Tickets available here: http://bit.ly/2tigHLu
Enquiries about membership can be made through the Friends’ website.
In honour of the fact that the Portuguese government has designated the 20th October as the Day of the Lines of Torres Vedras, the conference will be preceded by a celebration
dinner on Friday 20 October 2017, at the Cavalry and Guards Club.
Drinks 7.30pm for Dinner 8pm. Dress code: Dark Suit.
The cost for dinner will be £75 for a three course meal including wine.
To book your dinner place, email Ian Brewer (email firstname.lastname@example.org)
More information about the Lines of Torres Vedras and the
activities of the Friends can be found on the website: