Audlem and District History Society

2020 PROGRAMME

Annual membership costs £12.00. Visitors £3.00 at each meeting. New members are very welcome.

The Society’s growing local history archives are available to members.

Chair: Jeremy Nicholls. Email: jeremy@jeremynicholls.co.uk

Secretary: Dorothy Jones. Email: dorothyjones8@btinternet.com

Monthly speakers meetings are held 3rd Thursday at 7:30pm

in the Scout and Guide Hall, Cheshire Street, Audlem

unless otherwise stated.

January 16th 2020

The Shropshire Union Canal from 1967 to 2019

Ian Wilson

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February 20th 2020

Chalk and Cheese - local trade and agriculture during the canal era

Robert Ginder

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March 19th 2020

Thomas Becket - saint and martyr or turbulent priest?

Roger Wickson

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April 16th 2020

Andrew Fuller Chater - Rector of Nantwich and his role in the1849 cholera epidemic

Graham Dodd

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May 21st 2020

Locating Manchester's Anti - Suffragists 1909 to 1914

Kathy Percival

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June 2020

Walk around Whitchurch TBC

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July 2020

Visit to Norton Priory TBC

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September 17th 2020

Welsh Drovers - a story of the hazards faced in getting their beasts to market

Wyn Jones

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October 15th 2020

"The Danny" - a unique steamship that survived to sail again

Sheila Leonard

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November 19th 2020

AGM

followed by - A Celebration of Our First 40 Years

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December 2020

Christmas lunch TBC