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Hubert Nicholson and ‘Sunk Island’

18 November, 2017, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free

Join a guided coach tour/walk around the area associated with Hubert Nicholson’s east coast novel Sunk Island (1956). The tour will take in specific landmarks and include performed readings from the novel. It will begin with introductory talks and a Yorkshire lunch at Ottringham Village Hall before moving on to Sunk Island finishing in Holy Trinity Church and Heritage Centre with light refreshments and an exhibition on Nicholson and the history and geography of Sunk Island, with local recollections and photographs of the 1953 east coast flood.

The event begins at Ottringham Village Hall at 11.30am.

For those travelling from the University of Hull, there is a coach pick up from the Main Entrance at 10.30am.


This event is now sold out. If you would like to join the waiting list please book a space below.

For event information, please contact Jane Thomas at j.e.thomas@hull.ac.uk.

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University of Hull

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Details

Date:
18 November, 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organiser

University of Hull

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Trustees Sunk Island Church and Heritage Centre; Mrs Gwyneth Wilson
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Venue

Ottringham Village Hall,
New Road, Ottringham
Kingston Upon Hull, East Yorkshire HU12 0AG United Kingdom
Accessibility information
Phone:
07903286866