Stockport

History

The group meets in Stockport Sunday School.
on the 1st Tuesday of the month, 10 am - 12 noon.

During the summer the group visits places of historical interest
and members must pre-book for these visits. Additional information will be available before each outing.

Tuesday 7th April Wedgwood Vistors Centre , we will be taking names and payment at the Open meeting in February cost (£34.50) per head

Contact Group Leaders - Ruth Faulkner and Milly Gillespie.

Dates for your Diary
Tue Mar 3rd STOCKPORT LANDMARKS
1.Textile mills 1732 onwards Barbara Marriott 30 mins
2. Hatting Industry Battersby’s 1895 Judith Higgins 30 mins
3. St. Mary’s Parish Church 1190 Christine Moore 10 mins
4. The Plaza Judith Sumner 15mins
Tue Apr 7th Trip to Wedgwood Vistors Centre , includes Afternoon tea (lunch) guided tour of factory , free time for Museum and Factory Shop.
Tue May 5th Trip to Adlington Hall - Guided Tour. Self Drive. Organiser:- Isabella Collinson
Tue Jun 2nd Trip to Plas Newydd - Coach Trip - Organiser Ruth Faulkner.
Tue Jul 7th Nantwich Guided Walk, museum and free time in town Self Drive. Organiser: Barbara Marriott.
Tue Aug 4th Port Sunlight - Coach Trip - Organiser Kay Jones
Tue Sep 1st Stratford -upon-Avon Coach Trip Organiser: Roger Moss.
Tue Oct 6th STOCKPORT LANDMARKS
1. Wellington Road (By pass) 1824 Ruth Faulkner 30 mins
2. Underbank Hall , Arden Town House Joyce Embrey ? time
3. Stockport Viaduct 1840 Chris Moore 20 mins
4. Town Hall 1908 Kay Jones ? time
Mon Nov 2nd Plantagenet Women: Speaker Ruth Faulkner:
Mon Dec 7th Christmas Party with Family History
Mon Jan 4th 2021 Leigh’s of Lyme: Vivian Bath
Mon Feb 1st 2021 St. Thomas’ Hospital - The Workhouse: Speaker Isabella Collinson

Joseph Lister: Speaker Janet Ayres
Mon Mar 1st 2021 Joan Davis TBC

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A Little Bit of Culture Amblers
Art History Arts & Crafts
Book Club 1 Book Club 2
Book Club 3 Bowling
Bridge Canasta
Computer Cribbage
Cryptic Crossword Discussion
Family History Film
Food Appreciation History
Music Appreciation Music Making
Play Reading Poetry
Printmaking Science & Technology
Scrabble Strollers
Tai Chi Travel
Walks - Longer Walks - Short