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, 10 March 2020
Banks Music Shop
An illustrated talk by Judith Thorpe and Julian Crabb
Tuesday, 12 May 2020
The Crimes of Doctor Gramshaw
An illustrated talk by Rosemary Cook
Tuesday, 9 June 2020
Botanists, Gardeners and Plant Collectors: The Nurserymen of Fishergate
An illustrated talk by Judith Nicholson
Tuesday, 7 July 2020
Bishopthorpe Orchard Project
An illustrated talk by Jenny Lever
Tuesday, 15 September 2020
Thomas Cooke of York: ‘One of the greatest telescope makers of all time’
An illustrated talk by Dorothy Nott
Tuesday, 3 November 2020
Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot and Yorkshire Connections
An illustrated talk by
If you would like further information about the programme, please contact Susannah Smith on 01904 632682
or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org