Meetings 2020


Meetings are held in the Hoole Community Centre, Westminster Road at 7.30pm. Please see specific meeting for the room being used.

  • Thursday January 16th (Room 1) - 'The Word on the Street' a history and role of the town crier (speaker David Mitchell, Chester Town Crier)
  • Wednesday February 19th (Room 1) - 'Battle of Rowton' the battle of 1645 put into context, including new research which shows that it did not start where popularly supposed! (speaker Bob Burgess, Hargrave and Huxley Historical Group)
  • Thursday 19th March (Room 1) - 'Ballooning and Thomas Baldwin' (speaker Peter Elliot)
  • Wednesday 15th April (Room 1) - 'Murray Gladstone' - George Stephenson's assistant in Chester during the building of the railway lines to Birkenhead and Crewe in the 1830's (speaker David Parry)
  • Thursday 14th May (Room 1) -  'Bishopsfield, Faulkner Street and butchers' shops' - how our highly frequented street developed from open fields into the shopping, eating and drinking centre we know today (speaker Ralph Earlam)
  • Wednesday 17th June (Room 1) -
  • Thursday 16th July (Room 3) -
  • Wednesday 16th September (Room 1) -
  • Thursday 15th October (Room 1) -
  • Wednesday 18th November (Room 1) -
  • Thursday 10th December (Room 1) - Annual General Meeting

Meetings prior to 2020 can be viewed below:

2012 to 2016 - view here

2017 - view here

2018 - view here

2019 - view here

 

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