General Meetings

Dates for your Diary
Thu Jul 4th General meeting.
Speaker Martin Lloyd: Passports, Assassins, traitors and Spies
Thrill to a dramatic account of how the actions of a group of assassins brought about a change in the passport regulations; how the unmasking of the spy caused a modification in passport design and how, for one man, the passport itself turned into a killer.
Thu Aug 1st General meeting.
Speaker Rev Mrs Angela Robinson (nee Pedlar): My two grandfathers -including the origins of Broadbents and the Wayfarers
The story of Angela’s two grandfathers, one of whom was a Birmingham orphan who took over a two-room draper’s shop called Broadbents.
Thu Sep 5th General meeting.
Speaker Sheila Walsh: Things that go bump in the night
Professional storyteller Sheila enlightens us about how a paranormal investigator works in a venue. The talk includes video excepts of a couple of investigations.
Thu Oct 3rd General meeting.
Speaker Natalie White: Friends Against Scams - Helping Communities to Protect Themselves
A National Trading Standards initiative which aims to educate us all on how scams work to prevent us from falling victim to the UK’S fastest growing type of crime.