Meetings are held at Ripponden Conservative Club on the second Tuesday of the month commencing at 7.30pm

unless otherwise stated.

 

Jan                Granville Dobson – ‘Old Flames’: Experiences of a fireman on the footplate of steam trains across the                                                       Pennines.

 

Feb               Gemma Bingham – ‘Our Founder: Sue Ryder’.

 

March           Anne Kirker – ‘From Quays to Pier: The Manchester Ship Canal.

 

April              Chris Willis – ‘The Stringfellow Family’                        Cancelled!

 

May               David Glover – ‘Those Cragg Vale Coiners’.               Cancelled!

 

June              Richard Green – ‘A Token Tour of Halifax’.                 Cancelled!

 

July               Social Evening.                                                            Cancelled!

 

Aug                Michael Astrop – ‘History above your head: England through its Inn signs’.

 

Sept               David Cliff – ‘Packhorse Days and Packhorse Ways’.

 

Sept 22          Annual Dinner.

 

Oct                 Julian Carr – ‘Phyllis Bentley, her Life, Times & Places, Part 2’.

 

Nov                Trevor Simpson – ‘Small Town Saturday Night: Halifax in the 1960s

 

Dec                 AGM, Buffet and Slideshow.

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