Yeovil

LOCAL HISTORY

CONTACTS:
Angie Rowswell on 01935 422726 or angie.rowswell@gmail.com
Dinah Cheek dinah.cheek@btinternet.com

The group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month 10.00 until around 11.30 at the Johnson Suite, Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

2019 meetings
Jan-April

15 JanChurch, Community & Commonwealth, Somerset 1547-1660Speaker: Ed Lorch
19 FebPopular music in Edwardian SomersetSpeaker: David Sutcliffe
19 MarTulips. topiary, tradesman & thymeSpeaker: Janet Few
16 AprPhotos of YeovilSpeaker: Alex Rollo

May-August

21 MayA tour of Tintinhullown transport required
18 JuneWells and how it developed in the 17th/18th centurySpeaker: Sarah Villers
16 JulyThe Yeovil Postcard CollectionSpeaker: Bob Osborne
20 AugA tour of West Coker Twineworksown transport required_
Dates for your Diary
Tue Mar 17th Topic: The burning time - 17th century witchcraft
Speaker: Janet Few
Tue Apr 21st Visit to Taunton museum, time: 12.30, £3.50 per person (own transport required)
Tue May 19th Topic: The village of Preston Plucknett
Speaker: Mike Bolton
Tue Jun 16th Visit to Chard museum, time: 10.30, £3 per person (own transport required)
Tue Jul 21st Topic: The Edwardian folk revival
Speaker: David Sutcliffe
Tue Aug 18th Topic: Yeovil then and now
Speaker: Bob Osborn
Tue Sep 15th Topic: Surviving evidence of Yeovil's gloving industry from 1960's photographs to today
Speaker: Joseph Lewis
Tue Oct 20th Topic: How I became a 16th century maid
Speaker: Kay Which
Tue Nov 17th Topic: Wells: a hotbed of crime revealing 19th century petty sessions records
Speaker: Sarah Villers
Mon Dec 21st NO MEETING
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More Group Pages
ART ART APPRECIATION
AVIATION BADMINTON 1
BADMINTON 2 BOOKWORM
BRIDGE BRITISH HISTORY
BUS PASS CHESS
COMPETITIVE SCRABBLE CRAFT & NEEDLEWORK
CRIBBAGE CRIBBAGE 2
CROQUET CYCLING
DIGITAL PHOTO EDITING EASY WALKING
FAMILY HISTORY FOLK DANCING
FRENCH CONVERSATION GARDENING CLUB
GENTLE BADMINTON KEEP FIT FOR EVERYONE
KNIT & NATTER KURLING
LOCAL HISTORY LUNCH CLUB
MUSIC NATURAL HISTORY
PHILOSOPHY PHOTOGRAPHY
PLAY READING POETRY READING
POINTS OF VIEW QUIZ
SCIENCE SKITTLES
TABLE GAMES TABLE TENNIS
WALKING WHIST
WORDS FOR PLEASURE