Meetings take place from 2pm - 4pm, at Holy Innocents Community Hall, at the junction of Sutton Park Road and Stourport Road, Kidderminster, DY11 7BD.   See Map

 

We are very sorry, but during the Coronavirus Crisis we have cancelled all our meetings and visits to save lives and the NHS.

 

MAXIMUM ATTENDANCE AT ANY MEETING WILL BE RESTRICTED TO 100 MEMBERS
FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY REASONS. 

Monday

January 6th

Meeting

Guest Speaker: Paul Harding.

Topic: The Romans.

Paul, in his unique style, will guide us through ‘What The Romans Did for Us’.

Report

Monday

February 3rd

Meeting

Guest Speaker: Bernard Mills.

Topic: What We Bought – The History of Shopping.

From Merrie Monarchs to Merry Hill. 

Report

Monday

March 2nd

Meeting

Guest Speaker: Howard Robinson.

Topic: Buffalo Bill and His Wild West Show.

Find out more about this 19th Century ‘Celebrity’.

 

Monday

April 6th

Meeting

MEETING  CANCELLED  

Tuesday

April 21st

Afternoon Visit
MEETING  CANCELLED  

Monday

May 4th

Meeting

MEETING  CANCELLED  

Monday

June 1st

Meeting

MEETING  CANCELLED  
 

Monday

July 6th

Meeting

MEETING  CANCELLED  
 

Monday

August 3rd

Meeting

 

Guest Speaker: Mary Bodfish.

Topic: ‘Darling Elizabeth’.

Learn about the early life of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.

 

Monday

September 7th 

Meeting

Guest Speaker: Jayne Harris.

Topic: The History of Dudley Castle.

Discover more about our local powerful magnates and their place in our national history.

 

September

(tbc)

Study Tour

Potential 5 Day Residential Study Tour to Budapest.

Organiser: Martin Delahay

 

Monday

October 5th

Meeting

Members’ Research Projects.

A variety of Topics chosen by and of interest to members presented by the members.

A full afternoon with a refreshment break in the middle.

 

October

(tbc)

Day Visit

Potential Day Visit to

Hampton Court Palace, London.

Organiser: Geoff Bayley

 

Monday

November 2nd

Meeting

Guest Speaker: Dr Gill White.

Topic: The Great Fire of Warwick.

Learn how this event in 1694 had major repercussions, both national and local.

 

Monday

December 7th

Meeting

Christmas Lunch.

Venue to be confirmed.

Organiser: Joan Williams.