2017 Programme

All indoor meetings take place at St Peter’s Church Hall, Chellaston at 7.30pm. Visitors are welcome to attend our indoor meetings (£2.00 admittance).
Visits take place in June and July


31 Jan         AGM and Memories of Midland Railways                                  Peter Stanley

28 Feb         Life in Derby in the 1950's                                                          Paul Sturges

28 Mar        Frame Work Knitters in the East Midlands                                 Jane Whitaker

25 Apr        Winters, Photographers of Derby                                                 Jane Middleton-Smith (curator)

30 May       History & Practice of Thatching                                                  David Wood

27 June       Guided Tour of Winters Photograhers
                        (meet at Winters, Midland Road, time to be arranged,
                         terrain - a few stairs / steps)

25 July        Visit to Breedon Church & Hill Fort                                            Peter Liddle
                        (meet at Chellaston Church Hall car park at 6:30pm.
                         terrain - fairly flat, distance - few hundred yards)

29 Aug        A Visitor from the 16th Century:
                         Elizabethan Life & Society                                                     Maureen Taylor

26 Sept       The Pentrich Rising 1817                                                              Mike Parkin

31 Oct         How to Sell your Wife                                                                  Richard Stone

28 Nov        A Short History of Alvaston                                                         Arthur Shardlow

19 Dec        Christmas Social (members only) - 7:00pm start

30 Jan 2018      AGM & Godfrey's slide collection                                          Godfrey Keetley

For further information please contact Anne Haywood
telephone:  01332 700 688  or  chellastonhistorygroup@gmail.com