Calendar of Events Programme

 FARNSFIELD LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY

PROGRAMME FOR 2017

Unless otherwise stated all meetings are held in the lower hall of the village centre at 7.30  on the second Wednesday of the month

 

Date

Meeting Details

11th January

Matthew Beresford of MB archaeology – Roman Southwell- a talk on the ongoing work at Southwell which explores the Roman landscape of the town and surrounding region

8th February

Paul Hale “Ramblings of a Rector Choir: a Cathedral Organist looks back over his  “Forty year Career in Cathedral Music”

8th March

A.G.M. : Cheese, Wine and Quiz

12th April

Visit to Nottinghamshire Archives  2.30 – 4.00 p.m. (No meeting in Village Centre)

10th May

Tom Huggon – Our Lord Lieutenant and his Deputies Past and Present, their Roles and Duties

31st May

Visit to the National Memorial Arboretum

14th June

N. B. Change of speaker: BRIAN HOWES – Treasures in the Attic

Have fun trying to value the items on display. Which is most valuable?

12th July

Summer Social (venue: depends on the weather)

13th September

Judith Mills, Research Fellow, Dept. of History, University of Nottingham –  Nottingham’s Historic Green Spaces

11th October

Richard Bowler – Women in the Great War

8th November

Richard Gaunt – Pentrich 1817

13th December

Christmas Lunch (venue: to be decided)

 

 

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