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Local History

The Local History Group offers an annual programme of about ten talks linked to the study of the history of the West Midlands, with all meetings and events taking place on the first Wednesday of the month. Meetings are on subjects of local historical interest and are held at the West Midlands Bridge Club from 10am to 12 noon. Talks are by both members and external speakers and a charge of £2.50 is made for each meeting

Programmefor2020
5th Feb.Temple Balsall / Film: Cholera & Clean Water in the Black Country
4th Mar.Medieval Moated Sites in Birmingham
1st Apr.Warwickshire Castles
6th May John of Gaunt, Power & Passion
3rd Jun.Wolverhampton Coffee Millmakers 1760-1911
1st Jul.BBC Film: Stories from the Workhouse
5th Aug.Summer Lunch
2nd Sep.William Henry James, Transport Visionary / Well-known Solihull Women
7th Oct.Thomas Archer, Architect of Birmingham Cathedral
4th Nov.Misadventure, Mayhem, Murder & Terrorism: Tales from St. Mary's, Acocks Green
2nd Dec.Film: Knights Templar

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