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Remaining Talks for the 2014-15 Season

Fri 6th Mar – Creating the South West Heritage Trust – Speaker – Tom Mayberry

Fri 10th Apr – The Monmouth Rebellion – Speaker – John Allen

Friday 1st May – AGM. Followed by a talk about Sherborne School – Speaker – Huw Ridgeway


Summer 2015(See detailed Programme)

Sat 6th Jun – Tintinhull Walkabout (Start 2.30pm) – Led by: Ed Lorch

Thu 16th Jul – Tour of Sherborne School Tour Starts 6.30pm – Led by: Huw Ridgeway

Fri 14th Aug – Bradford Abbas Walkabout (Start 2.30pm) – Led by: Tony White

Fri 18th Sep – Visit Yeovil’s Community Heritage Access Centre (CHAC) – Members Only


Autumn 2015

Fri 9th Oct (note date change) – A Talk by Context One Archaeological Services – Speaker – Stuart Milby

Fri 6th Nov – Yeovil’s Glove-making Legacy – Speaker – Jean Harper

Fri 27th Nov (note date change) – The History of Milborne Port – Speaker – Dr Lesley Wray


Meetings start at 7.30pm and are held at the Holy Trinity Church, Lysander Road, BA20 2BU

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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 5th Dec – ‘The Unfortunate Captain Pearce & the wreck of the Holswel’ – Speaker – Philip Browne
Fri 4th Jan 19 – 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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