Continuing our Famous Guernseymen series we have opened the talks out to those with a strong Guernsey connection who were not necessarily Guernsey born.


Three, 1 hour long evenings at Les Cotils, 7.30 - 8.30pm
Course fee for all three talks - £24.00 pre-booked or £10 per talk on the door


G B Edwards
Speaker - Steven Foote
Edwards was born in Guernsey, served in the Royal Guernsey Light Infantry, then read English at the University of Bristol. Edwards is known for The Book of Ebenezer Le Page, which was published posthumously in 1981.
19 October


Sir Edmond Andros
Speaker – Huub Lau
Edmund Andros (1637-1714) succeeded his father Amios as Seigneur of the Fief de Sausmarez and as Bailiff of Guernsey 1674-1713, while simultaneously serving as governor of various colonies in British America. From 1704-1708 he was also Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey.
26 October


Ralph Durand
Speaker - Steven Foote
Adventurer, award winning novelist, and Priaulx Librarian. Not Guernsey born but from an old Guernsey family.

2 November

Famous Guernseymen

SKU: G06
£24.00Price
  • Tutor: various
    When: 7.30pm - 8.30pm
    Dates: 19 October, 26 October & 2 November
    Where: Les Cotils

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