Uttoxeter & District

History

Leader for General History Derek Green, 01889 560122
Leader for Local History Trish Hebda,01889 560 151
Leader for Art HistoryMaggie Washington,01538 751 848
Venue for General and Art Talks Uttoxeter Cinebowl
Venue for Local History Home based research
Time Weekly, Mondays 10.00-11.30am

Here we go again with a programme of history talks, hopefully to suit all. I am grateful to all my members who kindly help me out by providing this wide selection of “lectures”. New members are especially welcome to visit any talk to see if our sessions are to their taste. We meet on the dates shown below at the cine bowl in Uttoxeter for a 10.00 am start.
For more information you can email Derek by clicking on the Blue Bird, or phone as above.

History Programme Jan - Apr 2019
Jan 7th Derek Green A history of Coffee, including instant
Jan 14th Jenny Lingham “Harriet Ann Kidd, Staffordshire Women’s Rights Campaigner”
Jan 21st Paul Blurton Ignorance from arrogance in 24 seconds: The story of the Hixon rail disaster
Jan 28th Maggie Washington “History of Art”
Feb 4th Althea Devine Cycling through the ages.
Feb 11th David Barnes The story of Imperial Airways 1924-1938.
Feb 18th School Holiday
Feb 25th Patrick Robotham The development of Blacksmithing
Mar 4th Derek Green A biography of Clara Barton – a pioneering nurse.
Mar 11th Maurice Darwen A history of and with maps.
Mar 18th Chris Washington The French Revolution.
Mar 25h Ken Ashton Daniel Rudge – Bicycle Dynasty.
Apr 1st Paul Blurton Astronomy: The oldest of the sciences.
Apr 8th Derek Green History and development of furniture.

Re-start 29th April

CHECK OUT THE LOCAL HISTORY LINK OPPOSITE FOR EVENTS ORGANISED BY THE HERITAGE CENTRE AND LOCAL HISTORY GROUPS

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More Group Pages
Art - Mixed Media Art - Sketching in Uttoxeter Beadcraft Book Club One -Trish
Book Club Two -Beth Bowling-Crown Green Bowling-Ten Pin Bread Making
Bridge Club Bus Pass Trips Canasta Ceramic & Silk Painting
Chess Cinema at Cinebowl Coffee Morning College Lunches
Computer Group Computer Help Desk Concert Group Craft
Craft Beer Brewing Cycling for Fun Dancing-Appalachian Tap Dancing-Folk
Digital Camera Drama French - Advanced French - Intermediate
Genealogy Geology and Landscape Historic Buidings History
Horticulture Italian Jazz Appreciation Mahjong
Monday Pub Lunches Music Appreciation Musical Ensemble New Interest Groups
Philosophy Physics all around us Recorder Consort Recorders
Rusty Voices Singing for Pleasure Table Top Games Trips and Outings
U3A Ambles Ukulele Wine Discovery Write and Rhyme
More Group Pages
Art - Mixed Media Art - Sketching in Uttoxeter
Beadcraft Book Club One -Trish
Book Club Two -Beth Bowling-Crown Green
Bowling-Ten Pin Bread Making
Bridge Club Bus Pass Trips
Canasta Ceramic & Silk Painting
Chess Cinema at Cinebowl
Coffee Morning College Lunches
Computer Group Computer Help Desk
Concert Group Craft
Craft Beer Brewing Cycling for Fun
Dancing-Appalachian Tap Dancing-Folk
Digital Camera Drama
French - Advanced French - Intermediate
Genealogy Geology and Landscape
Historic Buidings History
Horticulture Italian
Jazz Appreciation Mahjong
Monday Pub Lunches Music Appreciation
Musical Ensemble New Interest Groups
Philosophy Physics all around us
Recorder Consort Recorders
Rusty Voices Singing for Pleasure
Table Top Games Trips and Outings
U3A Ambles Ukulele
Wine Discovery Write and Rhyme