All open meetings are held in
Bishopthorpe Methodist Church Hall at 7.30pm.
The Methodist Church Hall is situated at the junction of Main Street and Sim Balk Lane. There is no car park, but on-road parking on the surrounding streets is available.
All meetings are free to members of Bishopthorpe Local History Group. Non – members are very welcome at a charge of £3.50 per meeting. This includes light refreshments.
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Petticoat Government: The Story of the York Home for Nurses
An illustrated talk by Rosemary Cook.
Tuesday, 9 April 2019
‘Bishy Road’: A York Shopping Street in Time
An illustrated talk by Susan Major.
Tuesday, 11 June 2019
York Minster and the Great War – Two Unsung Heroes
An illustrated talk by Sue Mendus.
Tuesday, 9 July 2019
Cannonballs, Battles, Riots – and a Bear: York Museum Gardens
An illustrated talk by Peter Hogarth
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
The Opulent Dining, Entertaining and Celebrating of the Georgians
An illustrated talk by Hannah Phillip and Roger Ward. (From Fairfax House.)
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
The Lost Men of Bishopthorpe, Part 2: World War Two
An illustrated talk by Ken Haywood, author of The Lost Men of Bishopthorpe.
If you would like further information about the programme, please contact Susannah Smith on 01904 632682
or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org