Spring 2019

Welcome to the Spring 2019 programme. Meetings are held in the Church Room of St Nicholas Church, Allestree Lane on the Wednesdays given below. Please note change of venue from previous years.

Meetings start at 7 pm. Enquiries about the programme to Mike – Email: mikehannah068@gmail   or phone: 07985627717.  General enquiries about the Group to Matthew 842114 or Terry  558256.

9 Jan  “St. Chad” by Jonathan Oates 

23 Jan  “Letters by rail – from Night Mail to the Local Tram” by Peter Barham

13 Feb “Medieval Priory to Elizabethan Mansion” by Colin Stewart – Changes at Calke since it was the site of a priory

27 Feb    “English Connections” (sites in continental Europe with links to England) by Michael Cooke (change to original programme)  

13 Mar    “In Flagrante Collecto – or how philately can get you everywhere” by Malcolm Darroch. Please note that this talk will take place in the Choir Vestry

27 Mar  “The Last English Nobleman hanged for Murder” by Gay Evans  – Centred on Staunton Harold Hall (change to original programme)