Upcoming Events

MARCH 2020

Wednesday 4 March: Talk by Phil Judkins and Ken Rowley on local development of the railways and local accidents/safety on the railways. Yorkshire in History Group.  Contact: Peter Phillips at peteh.phillips@hotmail.com

Wednesday 4 March: ‘Death and Disease in Victorian Leeds’ by Patrick Bourne. Horbury and District Historical Society

Saturday 7 March: ‘Pit Banners’, talk by Anne Bradley. Wakefield and District Family History Society

Wednesday 11 March: AGM followed by  talks by three members of the Westgate research group. Wakefield Historical Society

Wednesday 25 March: ‘Early Arrival of Romans in Brigantia’, talk by Mike Haken. South Leeds Archaeology

Monday 30 March: ‘The Heart of Wakefield, latest research on Wood Street’ by Phil Judkins. Ossett Historical Society

ADVANCE NOTICE

Wednesday 1 April: ‘King George V and Queen Mary’s visit to the West Riding in 1912’ by Victoria Leveridge. Horbury and District Historical Society

Saturday 4 April: ‘Factories and Fevers. 19th Century Child Health’ talk by Dr Emma Storr. Wakefield and District Family History Society

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