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Upcoming events -

Members, local subscribers and non-members are all very welcome at our events.  For talks a charge is made, payable by all.  This includes tea or coffee and biscuit.  For other events such as walks and visits there is normally no charge except for entry fees, donations etc as one would expect.

Please note:  Meetings normally take place at the Friends’ Meeting House, St James Street, Sheffield S1 2EW (near the Cathedral), normally starting at 7.30pm.  Doors open 7pm.  There are two disabled parking spaces in front of the building.  Other parking in the street opposite the building or in streets nearby.  Entance costs £4.50 including tea or coffee and all are welcome. 

For more details of any event please contact the activities organisers, Judy and Graham Hague - see contacts page for details.


Wednesday 5th July -  A guided walk to look at Broomhill, from the Hallamshire Hospital up to Crookes. This area contains the Victorian homes of numerous Sheffield worthies, industrialists and others, and we will look at what has been lost as well as what remains.  Note - this is not a repeat of last year’s Broomhall walk.  Meet outside the Francis Newton pub in Clarkehouse Road at 6.30pm.  Ends 8.30pm approx.

Saturday 2 Sept - a day out to Huddersfield,to see this essentially Victorian planned town centre.  Travel by the 09.36 train from Sheffield or meet at 10.45 at Huddersfield station.  We will have coffee on arrival.  Please bring a packed lunch or make your own arrangements - there are plenty of opportunities.  Return on the 16.13 train, or possibly on the 17.13.

Thursday 19 October -  the first indoor event of the autumn season - a talk on “The Remarkable Gatty Family of Ecclesfield by Mel and Joan Jones.  7 for 7.30 at the Friends’ Meeting House, St James Street, Sheffield.

Thursday 23 November: - Kathy Clark of Historic England on Bandstands.  This is the talk we had to postpone in February because of storm Doris! 7 for 7.30 at the Friends’ Meeting House, St James Street, Sheffield

 

 


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