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Our next meeting: 

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. Wehope to include the 1955 colour film 'The Peak District' and others with some Derbyshire interest.

Published 01 April 2018.


Miscellany 10 - for 2017 - expected to be published in  April 2018. Articles are expected to be:

Our Passchendale - 2017 - Sally and Stuart Mullins ; A short account of Henry Bradley - Philip Cousins; Brimington's gala queen 1967 - Janet Walmsley; Memories of  Brimington Common Methodist Church - the late A.E. Buckley. Plus our usual chronicle of local events.

Published 18 March 2018


Miscellany 9 - for 2016  was published in April 2017. At 82 pages it costs £6 plus postage. Articles are:

  • Remembering Brimington's men on the Somme - Sally and Stuart Mullins 
  • Social housing on Piccadilly Road (Tapton) - Philip Cousins
  • In search of the Victoria Hotel, New Brimington - Paul Freeman
  • Our usual chronicle of local events which includes extended comments on Lodge Farm, Chesterfield Waterside and developments at Tapton golf course.

It is available at our meetings or fill in the contact form for more details on how to obtain a copy by post.

Published 24 September 2017.










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