Upcoming events

March 5 Workshop Start booking for Chesterfield
12 Speaker Edgar Holroyd-Doveton: The English
Woollen industry (1550-1750)
19 Members’
The History of Grenoside Community
Association.  Also start booking for
26 Visit Chesterfield Museum, the church of
St Mary, and the crooked spire
Easter break 2019
April 16 Speaker Ian Morgan: Inspector Hopkinson’s
discovery in 1895 of a gruesome
multiple murder
23 Workshop Deadline for exhibition material
30 Visit Brodsworth Hall
May 7 Workshop Start booking for Castle Howard
11/12 Exhibition 10am-4pm
14 Speaker David Price: Sheffield Troublemakers
21 Visit Castle Howard (90 minutes drive)
28 Holiday
June 4 Workshop Start booking for Thoresby museum
11 Speaker Ann Featherstone: Music Halls,
the singers and the songs
18 Members’
Stephen Johnson: researching Local
History, part 2
25 Visit Thoresby Museum and walled garden,
near Clumber Park (50 minutes drive)
July 2 Workshop
Sat 6 Visit Evening performance of Kynren,
an Epic Tale of England, an outdoor
live-action show, Bishop Auckland
9 Speaker Janet Ridler: Sheffield’s Hidden
16 Members’
23 Workshop From 10am. Start booking for Bradford
visit. Last meeting before Summer break
Summer break 2019
September 3 AGM
10 Speaker Prof John Moreland: History and
Update on the Sheffield Castle site dig
17 Workshop
24 Visit Bradford Media Museum
October 1 Members’
Start booking for Wortley Top Forge
8 Speaker Duncan Simpson: RAF Wortley
15 Workshop
Wed 23 Visit Wortley Top Forge and church
(note, not Tuesday)
29 Workshop Start booking for Sheffield City Hall
November 5 Members’
12 Speaker Anna de Lange: Portland Works
19 Workshop
26 Visit Sheffield City Hall
December 3 Christmas Lunch
10 Speaker Meryl White: Grandma Abson’s
Christmas baking, including festive
17 Workshop