Programme of meetings

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Programme of meetings

The Society meets on the first Friday of every month when members and guests enjoy a varied programme of lectures and social activities. Meetings enable members to learn more about the past while meeting friends in an informal and friendly atmosphere

Meetings Title Speaker
January 2017 The Work of Nottingham City Museums and Galleries.  Illustrated and with object handling  Simon Brown
February 2017  The Nottingham and Melton Railway  Colin Aldworth
March 2017  Notts Industrial Heritage (1750 – 1900)  John Whitfield
April 2017 Women and War – the work undertaken in both World Wars by women  Maureen Rushton
May 2017  The Pentrich Revolt of 1817  Dr. Richard Gaunt
June 2017  Medieval Moated Sites in Nottinghamshire  Colin Groves
July 2017 Native Plants of Britain – Their Place in our History and Folklore  Steve Lowell
August 2017  No meeting
September 2017 Well, well, well  Peter Hammond
October 2017 St. Ethelburga’s Lost Church, Langar and Medieval Pilgrimage in the Vale of Belvoir  The Field Detectives
November 2017 The Life and Times of a Victorian Lawyer, George Freeth Derrick Watson
December 2017 Christmas Social and ‘Syzgy’ Folk and Traditional Music, Some with a Seasonal Flavour