Norfolk Family
History Society

Diary of Events

Date Time Meeting Venue
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 19:30 The Commonwealth War Graves Commission by Mel Donnally. See Mid-Norfolk FHS website for more details. MNFHS,Trinity Church Hall, Theatre Street,DEREHAM, NR19 2EP
Thursday, October 17, 2019 19:30 History of Norwich Theatre Royal - An illustrated talk by Jason Raper BLHG, Memorial Hall, Links Avenue, Brundall
Friday, October 18, 2019 11:00 Lady Lord Mayors of Norwich -- Phyllida Scrivens NFHS, Kirby Hall, 70 St. Giles Street, Norwich, NR2 1LS
Saturday, October 19, 2019 14:00 Anthony Marr will give his talk “Hatch, match and despatch” which he describes as a ‘general introduction to really understanding the records of civil registration – and the complex set of rules that govern the way the information is recorded’. If you have any “problematic” certificates that you would like to discuss with Anthony, please bring them along. Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 13:30 To The Hammer Born – Confessions of an Auctioneer” [Look at insider secrets of the trade today. Includes A fun quiz with audience invited to identify Unusual objects, estimate value of items and guess How much pieces sold for at auction.] -- Stephen Poulter DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Lopham Village Hall, Church Road, North Lopham, IP22 2LP
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 19:30 Captain Marryat & the Langham Connection -- Jim Ring : BAHS website always has the latest event info. BAHS, Harbour Room, RBL, High Street, Blakeney
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 19:00 Norfolk Signs” [A look at local Village Signs] -- Andrew Tullett DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Friday, November 15, 2019 11:00 John Abel, Horse - dealer of Norwich' by Judith Havens NFHS, Kirby Hall, 70 St. Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LS
Thursday, November 21, 2019 19:30 The Marina Gt. Yarmouth 1937-1979 - An illustrated talk by Colin Miller BLHG, Memorial Hall, Links Avenue, Brundall
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 19:30 Aylsham Roman Project -- Peter Purdy: BAHS website always has the latest event info. BAHS, Harbour Room, RBL, High Street, Blakeney
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 19:00 Social evening with Christmas Fare and Talks by members. DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 19:00 From Fisherman to Prisoner of War -- Nick Woods DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Thursday, January 16, 2020 19:30 The History of Norfolk, On a Stick - An illustrated talk by Dr. Andrew Tullett BLHG, Memorial Hall, Links Avenue, Brundall
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 19:00 The History of spoken English [Informative and entertaining talk by renowned speaker] -- Charlie Haylock DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Thursday, February 20, 2020 19:30 A Conversation at the Front Gate - A talk by Kevin Parfitt BLHG, Memorial Hall, Links Avenue, Brundall
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 19:00 TBA DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Saturday, March 14, 2020 14:00 Talk by Ian Waller – topic to be confirmed Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA
Thursday, March 19, 2020 19:30 An afternoon tea with Elizabeth Fry - A costumed talk by Georgette Vale BLHG, Memorial Hall, Links Avenue, Brundall
Friday, March 20, 2020 11:00 Beating the Bounds in Georgian Norwich' by David Berwick NFHS, Kirby Hall, 70 St. Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LS
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 19:00 Researching the History of Your Home [Author of a number of local history books. Researching history of 17C Norfolk cottage over 300 years. Processes involved to enable anyone to set out on their own journey of discovery] -- Stephen Poulter DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Thursday, April 16, 2020 19:30 The Lady Lord Mayors of Norwich - An illustrated talk by Phyllida Scrivens BLHG, Memorial Hall, Links Avenue, Brundall
Saturday, October 17, 2020 14:00 Members’ Day Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

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