Ely & District

General Meeting

General Meetings are held usually on the first Tuesday of every month (except August) at 2.30pm in the Countess Free Church, 10 Chapel Street, Ely. See the list below for details. New members and visitors are welcome (admission £2).

Click [Countess Free Church] for a map showing the location.

Dates for your Diary
Tue Oct 1st David Reeve 'Protecting our Royals part 2' due to requests from members, this is a return visit. David first came to Ely in 2015 with part 1 of 'Protecting our Royals', Countess Chapel 2.30pm
Tue Nov 5th Jason Raper 'The History of Norwich Theatre Royal'. Jason is giving a power-point presentation on the history of NTR, with theatrical artefacts. Countess Chapel 2.30pm
Tue Dec 3rd Sean Moyses, the Banjo Man. A selection of Dixieland, classics and country music, played by Sean, on a banjo, with a Christmas theme. Countess Chapel 2.30pm.
Tue Jan 7th 2020 Emma Sanders Magpas Air Ambulance 'Lifesaving Care by Land by Sea' Emma talks about the work carried out by Magpas. Countess Chapel 2.30pm
Tue Feb 4th 2020 Dr Eric Somerville 'Opium eating in the Fens in the 19th Century'.The use of opium in the fens.Countess Chapel 2.30pm
Tue Mar 3rd 2020 Ian Keable 'Unmasking the Cock Lane Ghost' This is a return visit for Ian, with another talk on 18th century hoaxes. Countess Chapel 2.30pm
Tue Apr 7th 2020 Peter Lawrence 'This Policeman's Lot-from the Krays to the Crown'.In his return visit Peter talk about his life as a police officer.Countess Chapel 2.30pm
Tue May 5th 2020 Phil Smith 'My Time as a Local Magistrate' Phil talks about his time served on the South Cambridgeshire Bench. Countess Chapel 2.30pm.