Programme for 2016 -17 Return to Society
17th May 2016 AGM followed by talk by Shirley Horton Derbyshire Born & Bred
21st June Dry Stone Walls, Geology, history, features etc. Trevor Wragg, Master Craftsman.
19th July Conducted walk in Melbourne. 2 pm. Meet in Castle Square.
Tea to follow, courtesy of Mr. & Mrs.Philip Heath, Blanch Croft, Melbourne.
16th August No meeting planned
20th September Repton – talk by Andy Austin, Secretary of Repton Village History Society.
18th October Cromford & High Peak Line - talk by Barry Lings
15th November Annual Lecture Frank Wickham Hall, DE65 6JF
Bullbaiting and buddles: exploring the social history of a Peak District family’ Alan Crosby
20th December Seasonal gathering – Burnaston Village Hall, DE65 6LG
17th January 2017 Mary Queen of Scots – Paul Templeman
21st February Markets & Fairs – Dr. Trevor James
20st March Derby in the 1950’s – Paul Sturges
18th April – Easter Tuesday. River Trent – Richard Stone
16th May AGM followed by ‘A Victorian Childhood’ - Sue Fraser
Unless otherwise stated, meeting are held in the Methodist Chapel Schoolroom, Willington Road, Etwall DE65 6HX and commence at 7.30 pm. Visitors welcome at all meetings (admission £3.00) except in November when it’s ticket only. Further details: www.etwallhistory.org or Pam Kerby (01283 730287) firstname.lastname@example.org