Upcoming events

2017
November 7 Workshop
14 Speaker Dressing the Medieval Knight. How knights
were dressed, and what they actually did
Pete Lawton
21 Members’ meeting
28 Visit Eppic Theatre. Own transport
December 5 Christmas lunch
12 Speaker How The Tudors Celebrated Christmas Maureen Taylor
19 Workshop
26 School holiday – no meeting
2018
January 2 School holiday – no meeting
9 Speaker Poisoned Water and other poisoning of
women in Sheffield, due to lead pipes
Dr Mike Collins
16 Workshop?
23 Members’ meeting? Discuss the pattern of future meetings
30 Speaker Voyage Into Britain via canals Mike Spick
February 6 Workshop?
13 Speaker Sheffield in Verse. The heritage of Sheffield
poets and songsters
Peter Machan
20 Workshop? School holiday
27 Members’ meeting?
March 6 Visit? The Rhubarb Triangle, Wakefield?
13 Speaker Sutton Scarsdale Hall, a classical wonder,
and its role in the Civil War
John B. Taylor
20 Members’ meeting? Steel in Sheffield Bob Cooper
27 Visit or workshop?
April 3 School holiday – no meeting
10 School holiday – no meeting
17 Speaker The story of Frank Fearn, who was gibbeted
on Loxley Common for the murder of
Nathan Andrews 1782
Mike Dyson
24 Visit?
May 1 Workshop?
8 Speaker The story of an two ordinary 19th century Sheffield families Suzanne Bingham
15 Members’ meeting?
22 Visit?
29 School holiday – no meeting
June 5 Workshop?
12 Speaker The story of Sheffield Cathedral, from
Saxon times to today
Janet Ridler
19 Members’ meeting?
26 Visit?
July 3 Workshop?
  10 Speaker Victorian fairs Ann Featherstone
  17 Members’ meeting?
  24 Workshop?
  (Summer break)