Local and Social History Programme - 2017


Friday 20th January

Photographic Memories of 2016.       2017 Programme Projects

Friday 17th February

Memories of Local People, presentations by members


Friday 17th March

Discover History by Paul and Helen Harding, Costumed  Re-enactors

Everyday Life and Living in the 1920's and 1930's


Friday 31st March

Visit to The Norton Collection museum in Bromsgrove.

Friday 21st April

Occupations of members, parents and grandparents

    Presentations by members


Friday 19th May

Visit to the Newman Brothers Coffin Works,  Fleet Street, Birmingham.

Friday 16th June

Churches and Religions of the local area.

Presentations by members


Friday 30th June


Visit to a couple of local churches to hear about the history.

Sorry, postponed until a later date.


Friday 21st July

No indoor meeting

Walk and Talk around Wribbenhall with Heather Flack   2pm  £1  

Meet outside Bridge House in Bewdley.


Wednesday 9th August

Details are all now confirmed


Visit Kenilworth Castle and Gardens followed by visit to Coventry Cathedral.      Leaving Brinton's Park at 9.10am and arriving home by 5.30pm.

Cost inc:  coach fare, driver's tip, entrance fee, donation to E H.  £14.00  

Members of the Gardening Group are invited to join. 


Friday 18th August


Visit to the Worcester Royal Infirmary Museum, Castle Road.    

Travel by the 303 bus using your pass or car, parking in Croft rd or Pitchcroft C P.  


 Wednesday 13th Sept

All details are now confirmed

Coach trip to Sudeley Castle.  £22.50.

Cost includes coach fare, driver's tip, Castle entrance, History talk, morning coffee/tea.

Leaving Brinton's Park at 8.45am.  Money due by July 17th monthly meeting.

Gardening group members invited

Friday 15th September

" Hatched and Matched"

Childhood, Christening, Wedding photographs & Memorabillia.

Everyone to bring a baby photograph

Being a Midwife in the 1880s

Being a Health Visitor in the 1900's


Friday 29th Sept

5th Friday in month

Visit to Museum of Worcester Life in Friar Street and visit Greyfriars NT  House opposite the museum. Confirmed

Travel to Worcester on the 9.30am  303 bus  Use your bus pass    

Friday 20th October

Education - Memories as a Pupil or Working Life as a Teacher.

Holy Trinity Convent - Anna     Being a School Matron - Anne   University at the age of 50 - Moira

Friday 17th November

Return to World War 1 and 2.

Local Military War Grave Presentations by members following their research in local graveyards.

Experiences of a career Seaman.

Friday 15th December

Christmas lunch.   Illustrated talk about The Privies of Worcestershire

Postponed until Friday 19th January, see details on programme for 2018