Worcester

Local History 2

At St.John's Library Room 3, WR2 5AX and out & about, on Wed at 1400hr.

Leaders and Contacts: Barbara Hill Noella James

Local History 2 group meets on alternate Wednesday's at St. John's Library. Guest speakers in 2018/2019, including our own members, covered a wide range of local interest topics including Victoria Sport in Worcester Worcestershire’s Workhouses Worcestershire's local newspapers - a forgotten legacy. We've also visited the Museum of Carpet, Kidderminster, Worcester Cathedral Library and the old Worcester Royal Infirmary site .
Plans are already well advanced for the new season starting in September and will include a Christmas Social meeting, a varied range of talks with time set aside for coffee/tea and a chat, and possibly one or two outside visits.
Both the number 30 and 31 bus services stop outside the library. There is no parking available at the library. There is some parking available at the nearby Sainsbury’s (limited to two hours free parking) and Co-operative (30 minutes free, then pay and display only) both strictly enforced with fines for late return.

Barbara Hill and Noella James

July 2019

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