Meetings 2019

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.


Jan. 11 Mike Daniels Places of Worship in New Mills
Feb. 8 Ron Weston Ollersett
Mar. 8 Roger Bryant Union Road
Apr. 12 Derek Brumhead Lost Buildings of New Mills
May 10 Alan Hayward A.G.M. followed by
The MBs in Egypt: the journeys of two indomitable ladies in Egypt
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