Our meetings are held in
New Mills Town Hall (SK22 4AT), on Friday evenings (usually), starting at 7:45pm.
The hall is open from 7.00 pm. Visitors are welcome (£1.50). Free tea/coffee/biscuits after the talk.
N.B. The meetings in April and May are on the first Friday of the month, not our usual second Friday, (Easter and late Spring Bank Holidays).
|Jan. 10||Dr Diana Leitch||John Dalton|
|Feb. 14||David George||The Development of Airfields around Manchester, 1910-1960|
|Mar. 13||Dr. Lydija McKnight||Studying Egyptian Mummies in Manchester: a decade of Egyptological investigation|
|Apr. 3||David Skillen||Britain’s Bloodiest Day – the Battle of Towton 1461 (Wars of the Roses)|
|The Manchester Ragged School and the Bryant Connection|
|Sept. 11||Brian Barry||Isambard Kingdom Brunel: genius, entrepreneur, or a financial liability?|
|Sept. 14||Roger Bryant||Festival Lecture
Maps of New Mills over the centuries
|Oct. 9||Sergei Nikitin||Friends and Comrades (Quaker relief work for people of Russia at the beginning of the 20th century)|
|Nov. 13||Trevor Gilman||The Story of Buxton Opera House|
|Dec. 11||Frank Pleszak||High Peak Dam Busters|