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This article came from Chronicle published April 1980. Page: 18

 

SUMMER EXCURSIONS PROGRAMME

 

Saturday 3 May

A Bridgwater Walkabout – Meet at the Blake statue, The Cornhill, Bridgwater, at 10.30 a.m. This will be a conducted tour by a member of the local society.

Friday 23 May

Church and earthwork site – Meet at Mudford Church at 6 p.m. Members are advised to bring Wellingtons or similar if the conditions look at all like being moist and soggy!

Satuday 7 June

All-day coach trip to Guildford. Details to be circulated later, but starting time will be 8 a.m. from the old Town Station car park.

Saturday 12 June

A Tour of Dorset Churches – Meet at The Square, Beaminster at 2.30 p.m. Saturday 9 August
Conducted tour of Sherborne Abbey and town – meet at the Abbey at 10.30 a.m.

A Friday in August

Halstock excavations – Date and time of meeting on the site will be announced later, to coincide with excavation work in progress.

Saturday 6 September

Archaeology, History, and Natural History of the Somerset Levels – Meet at Weston Zoyland Church at 2.30 p.m.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING will be held on Friday 3 October at Yeovil Reference Library, at 7.30 p.m. sharp. Speaker to be announced in due course.


Programme

All YALHS talks start at 7:30pm and are held at the Holy Trinity Church & Community Centre, Lysander Road, YEOVIL, BA20 2BU (Non-members Welcome – £2 at the door)


Click H e r e for a Detailed Programme


Winter Talks 2018/19

Fri 2nd Nov – ‘Talk on the World War One – about the Local Lads who went to War and the Lasses, how they helped to win the War’ – Speaker – Darren Berry
Fri 7th Dec – ‘The Unfortunate Captain Pearce & the wreck of the Halsewell‘ – Speaker – Philip Browne
Fri 4th Jan 2019 – Members’ Evening – all welcome – Join us for various talks, a quiz and light refreshments
Fri 1st Feb – ‘Roman History of Ilchester’ – Speaker – John Smith
Fri 2nd Mar – ‘Walter Bagehot – Langport’s Unknown Celebrity’ – Speaker – Barry Winetrobe (Brought forward from last year)
5th Apr (Fri) ‘The Lost Islands of Somerset’ – Speaker – Richard Brunning
3rd May (Fri) AGM followed by a talk – ‘Parish Boundaries in and around Yeovil’ – Speaker – Jim Hart – (Non-members – free entrance!) – bring a friend


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