Gloucester & District

Local History

At present we are offering Zoom talks to members of the Local History Group. If you would like to join us, please contact the Group Leaders for an 'invitation to Zoom'.

We are large friendly group which meets on the last Tuesday of the month, (except June, July, August and December), in the Guildhall, Gloucester. We have a varied programme of talks on all aspects of history from knowledgeable and expert speakers.

We welcome members who would like to find out more about the fascinating history of Gloucester and surrounding area. Please let us know if you have any ideas for future talks or days out for the programme.

Charges made for meetings are to cover the cost of the speakers and hire of the hall.

Our meetings commence at 10.30 a.m.

Dates for your Diary
Tue Nov 24th Live Zoom talk on "The Home Guard" by Paul Robbins who entertained us in October. I will send the link to group members but if anyone else would like to join the talk, please let the Group Leader know.
Tue Dec 29th no meeting
Tue Jan 26th 2021 Our speaker for January is Tony Condor who will be presenting his talk 'A Gloucestershire Odyssey' looking for the History and Traditions of Gloucestershire via Zoom. Please contact Local History Group Leaders if you wish to join and receive the Zoom Link.
Tue Feb 23rd 2021 tba
Tue Mar 30th 2021 Our speaker for March is Dr. Ray Wilson who will be presenting his talk 'Gloucestershire's Industrial Heritage' via Zoom. If you would like to take part in the Zoom session, please contact the Group Leaders for an invitation.
Tue Apr 27th 2021 More tales with Strider, a ride made in December 2013 to four corners of England via 30 cathedrals .. William Reddaway
Tue Apr 27th 2021 tba
Tue May 25th 2021 tba
Tue Jun 29th 2021 no meeting
Tue Jul 27th 2021 no meeting
Tue Aug 31st 2021 no meeting
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Archaeology Art Badminton BELLYBOLLYHULA and FUN
Book Club 2 Bridge Bridge Improvers Bridge: Evening
Chess Choir Circle Dancing Craft
Crime Book Club Cryptic Crosswords Electronics Enjoying Music
Folk Band Folk Dancing French (Conversation) French (Improvers)
German (Improvers) History of Science Horticulture Humour
Italian 1, Conversation Local History Lunching with Friends Mah Jong
Piano Duets Play Reading 1 Play Reading 2 Recorders
Scrabble Short Latin Stories Singing Together Social Cycling
Steam Railways Table Tennis Table Tennis: Beginners Talking of Books
Ten Pin Bowling Theatre Travel Understanding Art
Walkers (Fridays) Walkers (Mondays) Walkers (Wednesdays) Walking Football
Wine and Events
More Group Pages
Archaeology Art
Badminton BELLYBOLLYHULA and FUN
Book Club 2 Bridge
Bridge Improvers Bridge: Evening
Chess Choir
Circle Dancing Craft
Crime Book Club Cryptic Crosswords
Electronics Enjoying Music
Folk Band Folk Dancing
French (Conversation) French (Improvers)
German (Improvers) History of Science
Horticulture Humour
Italian 1, Conversation Local History
Lunching with Friends Mah Jong
Piano Duets Play Reading 1
Play Reading 2 Recorders
Scrabble Short Latin Stories
Singing Together Social Cycling
Steam Railways Table Tennis
Table Tennis: Beginners Talking of Books
Ten Pin Bowling Theatre
Travel Understanding Art
Walkers (Fridays) Walkers (Mondays)
Walkers (Wednesdays) Walking Football
Wine and Events