Just a reminder – please come along to our last meeting before the YALHS Summer Programme commences.
Friday 5th May – A short AGM followed by a Victorian Slide Show given by Humphrey Hamlin (Non-members – free entrance!) – bring a friend!
Yeovil Archaeological and Local History Society – Summer Programme 2017
Members Only – prior booking is necessary for all events – contact any committee member
See below about how to join YALHS
June 8th – Thursday– Guided Tour – Castle Cary Horsehair Factory – address Higher Flax Mills, Torbay Rd, Castle Cary, BA7 7DY
Visit commences at 2.00 pm – Guided tour £6 per head – tour lasts 1 hour.
Visit Website: Horsehair Industry of Castle Cary
Members might like to follow this with a visit to Castle Cary Museum and/or the castle site.
July 3rd – Monday – Crewkerne Walkabout (The Square & Surrounding Area and hopefully Oscars Wine Bar Cellars)
Led by Peter Wingrave: Walk commences at 6.30 pm – meet at Crewkerne Museum, Market Street, TA18 7JU – cost per head £2. (donated to Crewkerne Museum) The walk is expected to last one and half hours.
August – Visit an Archaeological site – possibly a dig in the Lufton Area.
Further info later
September 5th – Tuesday– Visit Brympton d’Evercy House, Odcombe, Yeovil, BA22 8TD
Visit commences at 2.00 pm – Guided tour £10 per head – tour lasts approx 1 hour. Afterwards we may wander around the gardens.
Annual Membership (renewed annually on 1st of January): Single £10; Couples £15; Family £18; Juniors/Students £2.
You may join YALHS at any time – a pro-rata rate will apply if you join part way through the year. Membership Application Form
Winter Talks are held at Holy Trinity Church and Community Centre, Lysander Rd, Yeovil, BA20 2BU. The society meets on the first Friday of each month from October to May at 7:30. Members free, Non-members £2