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Programme

September 2018

Tuesday 11th September – First Open Meeting – A Potted History of Longshaw

First Open Meeting – Longshaw historian, Thelma Griffiths, will give a talk ‘A Potted History of Longshaw‘ about the Estate’s history, from a summer shooting lodge of The Duke of Rutland, to becoming the People’s Estate of the 20th Century, bought by the people of Sheffield and beyond.

Sunday 30th September –  Task Day

If you would like to participate and not currently a member then please give Keith Kendall a call on 01142307144

October 2018

Tuesday 9th October – Second Open Meeting – Bess of Hardwick

Second Open Meeting – Judy Williams talk about ‘Bess of Hardwick’. Judy will tell the story of Elizabeth Cavendish, later Elizabeth Talbot, Countess of Shrewsbury, known as Bess of Hardwick, of Hardwick Hall in Derbyshire.

Sunday 28th October –  Task Day

If you would like to participate and not currently a member then please give Keith Kendall a call on 01142307144

November 2018

Tuesday 13th November -Third Open Meeting – Shadow Woods

Third Open Meeting – Ian Rotherham, Professor of Environmental Geography and reader of Tourism and Environmental Change at Hallam University will give a talk on    ‘Shadow Woods

Sunday 25th November –  Task Day

If you would like to participate and not currently a member then please give Keith Kendall a call on 01142307144

January 2018

Tuesday 9th January -Fourth Open Meeting – The Construction of the Totley Tunnel

Fourth Open Meeting – Ted Hancock will talk about ‘The Construction of the Totley Tunnel

Sunday 28th January –  Task Day

If you would like to participate and not currently a member then please give Keith Kendall a call on 01142307144

Open Meetings begin at 7:30pm at Stephen Hill Church (Unless otherwise stated)
There is a small admission and refreshment charge

All our Meetings are "open" - Non-members are especially welcome

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If you are available ever to work on an afternoon why not come and join the Friday Gang? Contact Roger Kite on (0114) 230 6194 for locations.



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