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Thursday, 21 February 2008

Explorer Talk

Explorer Col John Blashford-Snell is giving a one-off talk about when Stanley met Livingstone on Friday 29 February at the Coppleridge Inn, Motcombe.The talk starts at 7.30pm and will use Magic Lantern slides, with which Henry Stanley illustrated his talks, a specially annotated film and a short recording of Stanley's voice.

The compass Stanley carried the day he found David Livingstone will be on display.

TICKETS for the event are available from Lucy Thompson, Expedition Base, Motcombe, near Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 9PB and bookings can be made for a meal after the talk by calling the inn on 01747 851980.

READ MORE - Source: Western Gazzette
21 February 2008

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