Upcoming events


January 8 Speaker Leo Leader: Rockingham Porcelain 1826 to 1842
  15 Members’
1) Personal writing about the past
2) Update on the Furnace cellar
  22 Workshop  
  29 Speaker Pat McLaughlin: South Yorkshire’s Great Houses
February 5 Workshop  
  12 Speaker Pete Lawton: The English Bowman, at the 600th
anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt
  19 Workshop From 10am
  26 Members’
Readings from autobiographies, letters and diaries
March 5 Workshop  
  12 Speaker Edgar Holroyd-Doveton: The English
Woollen industry (1550-1750)
  19 Members’
The History of Grenoside Community Association
  26 Visit Chesterfield Museum and the crooked spire

Easter break 2019

April 16 Speaker Ian Morgan: Inspector Hopkinson’s
discovery of a gruesome multiple murder
  23 Workshop Deadline for exhibition material
  30 Visit Brodsworth Hall
May 7 Workshop Start booking for May visit
  11/12   Exhibition 10am-4pm
  14 Speaker David Price: Sheffield Troublemakers
  21 Visit Castle Howard
  28   Holiday
June 4 Workshop Start booking for June visit
  11 Speaker Ann Featherstone: Music Halls,
the singers and the songs
  18 Members’
  25 Visit Thoresby Museum and walled garden
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 Necropolis
  16 Members’
  23 Workshop From 10am. Last meeting before Summer break

Summer break 2019

September 3   AGM
  10 Speaker  
  17 Workshop  
  24 Visit Bradford Media Museum
October 1 Members’
Start booking for October visit
  8 Speaker  
  15 Workshop  
  22 Visit Wortley Top Forge and church
  29 Workshop Start booking for November visit
November 5 Members’
  12 Speaker  
  19 Workshop  
  26 Visit Sheffield City Hall
December 3   Christmas Lunch