Meetings programme

All meetings are held in Brimington Community Centre, High Street, Brimington, S43 1DB (next to the Co-Op) and start at 7:30pm (Doors open at 7:00pm) unless otherwise stated. Admission: Members £1, Visitors £3.

Thursday, 22nd March 2018 - Sheffield Cathedral: 900 years of Sheffield History in One Building – Janet Ridler

Janet will present an entertaining and informative illustrated talk which gives a history of Sheffield as told by its Cathedral, from medieval times to the present day. Sheffield Cathedral is the cathedral church for the Church of England diocese of Sheffield, England. Originally a parish church, it was elevated to cathedral status when the diocese was created in 1914. Sheffield Cathedral is one of five Grade I listed buildings in the city. 

Thursday, 26th April 2018 - British Transport Films – Nick Wheat

Nick will be sharing with us extracts from his extensive archive of various British Transport Films. 

Thursday, 24th May 2018 - Tapton Grove – Philip Cousins

This illustrated talk will look not only at the history and architecture of the Georgian mansion Tapton Grove, but also highlight some of the families who lived there. We will explore the Jebbs, Shentalls and Shorts (of Pearsons potteries) who have lived at the mansion, along with others. 

Thursday, 28th June 2018 - OUTSIDE VISIT

An Evening Visit to Sheffield Manor Lodge (to be confirmed) – Watch This Space for full details.

SUMMER BREAK – No Meetings in July or August

Our new programme Commences on Thursday, 27th September 2018.

Page last updated 07 February 2018

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