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 meeting on September 16 is the Festival Lecture, is on a Monday and starts at 7:30pm.
|Sep. 13||Dr Pete Webb||History of the Ecton Copper Mine: Bronze Age to 1889|
|Sep. 16||Dr Stephen Dearden||New Mills Festival Lecture
The Origin and Evolution of the Brass Band with a reference to New Mills Old Prize Band
|Oct. 11||Andy Bentham||Scribbles, scorch marks and scribed symbols|
|Nov. 8||Frank Pleszak||The Bombing of New Mills and Hayfield, 3 July 1942|
|Dec. 13||Roy Perry||Rudyard Lake Past and Present|
|Jan. 10||Dr Diana Leitch||TBA|
|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 (War of the Roses)|