Lindsay’s Road to Mandalay – Saturday 25 April at 7:30pm

April 25, 2015
7:30 pmto9:00 pm

In St Peter’s Church, Horningsea

The Road to Mandalay…. Where mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun…. a journey into Myanmar – an illustrated lecture by Lindsay Davies.

Travelling down the Salween and Irrawaddy Rivers…. visiting Colonial parts of the towns… wandering around villages near the Thai borders (but not where the land mines have not yet been cleared…. )
looking at the markets and museums ….some of the differently dressed tribal people,monks and nuns…. discussing the future challenges with journalists, ambassadors, British Council, professors at the University… Enjoying sunsets from roof tops of Pagodas, visiting nurseries and schools, Baptist Churches and Catholic Cathedrals… Golden rocks, golden domes, golden stupas … caves with Buddhas and caves with hundreds of thousands of bats….
Placing a cross on the memorial stone for Thomas Bailey saying “Remembered in Horningsea”
…. and more!

Come along and enjoy the lecture and the pictures!

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