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Meetings for 2017.
5th Jan Brian Key, Ripley Rattlers.
2nd Feb Cathy McAteer, Moscow to Moscow.
2nd Mar Dr Ian Hambling, TG Green Pottery (Cornishware).
6th Apr AGM, Followed by Stephen Flinders, Stanton at War.
4th May Chris Weir, Jesse Boot (Boots Chemist).
1st Jun Trevor Griffin, Butterly Gangroad Railway, Chrich.
6th Jul Rowena Edlin-White, Grace’s Diary, (Journal of Grace Jane Dexter, 1884-93).
3rd Aug Mrs Daryle Greaves, Lady Willoughby.
7th Sept Simon Corke, Philanthropist, Andrew Carnegie.
5th Oct Richard Stone, Robert Bakewell.
2nd Nov Robert Mee, Heanor Grammar School.
14th Dec* Bob Massey, Music Hall on Film. Note:- Members Only.
Meetings for 2016.
Jan 7th Robert Mee, Derbyshire Castles.
Feb 4th Richard Stone, Meet the Pagets.
Mar 3rd Roger Pogson, History of Tea, plus tea tasting.
Apr 14th AGM, Derek Palmer, Cinemas.
May 5th Chris Weir. When the Band Played on.
Jun 2nd 10th Anniversary Madeley Trio, Songs.
Jul 7th Ernest Miller, ‘Grace Dieu’ Priory.
Aug 4th Mike Kelly, The Hidden Story Behind 1066.
Sept 1st Stephen Flinders, Owd Ilson, Part 2.
Oct 6th David Bell, Down the Garden Path.
Nov 3rd Ian Morgan, Footpads, Kings & Highwaymen.
Dec 15th Clive & Jean, Magic Show, History of Mystery.
Meetings for 2015
Jan 8th Alan Hiley, Trent Motor Traction in the last 100 years,
Feb 5th Richard Stone, Richard III, Body in the Car Park and Princes in the Tower.
Mar 5th Ian Rogerson, ‘Say Cheese Please’.
Apr 2nd AGM, Rita Bailey, Derwent Hospital.
May 7th Doug Bradbury, Specialist Farrier.
Jun 4th Paul Newsham, The Great Fire of London.
Jul 2nd Robert Mee, Bradshaws Guide, an early railway tour.
Aug 6th Maureen Taylor, Codnor Castle.
Sept 3rd Rod Pearson, Port Sunlight, a soap opera.
Oct 1st Stephen Flinders, Robert Bruce Napoleon Walker.
Nov 5th David Wood, Master Thatcher.
Dec 10th Members Christmas Party. Derby A Capella Chorus.
Meetings for 2014
Jan 9th Stephen Flinders, Owd Ilson.
Feb 6th The Great War and Shattered Illusions.
Mar 6th Gods Acre, the story of Chaddesden Churchyard.
Apr 3rd AGM Chaddessden, prior to the Great War.
May 1st, Cliff Housely, Wipers Times.
Jun 5th Nick Clark, Derby Pioneering School.
July 3rd John Easter, Alice in the Bacon Box.
Aug 7th Richard Stone, How to sell your wife.
Sept 11th Sue Fraser, Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood.
Oct 2nd Keith Blood, Gingerbread and Ghitties.
Nov 6th Danny Wells, The Victorians and the Christmas Season.
Dec 11th Christmas Party, Ripley Morris Men.
Meetings for 2013
Jan 3rd Stephen Flinders, The history beneath our feet.
Feb 17th Dr Mark Edworthy, The Tiger Moth.
Mar 7th Jonathon Wallace, John Whitehurst.
Apr 4th AGM Jean Moss, Know your Chaddesden.
May 2nd David Templeman, Lady Arbella, the Queen that never was.
Jun 6th Mike Kelly, The Sleeping Beauty.
July 4th Bruce Townsend, Life in Georgian Times.
Aug 1st Joan Ward, Kill or Cure.
Sept 5th Robert Mee, Vic Hallam, one man and his company.
Oct 3rd Alan Roberts, The Coal Mines of Buxton.
Nov 7th Richard Stone, The River Trent as a Routeway.
Dec 12th Christmas Party, Trevor Lee, Golden Days of the Music Hall.
Meetings for 2012
Jan 5th Derek Palmer, Co-op Shops.
Feb 2nd Richard Felix, History at the Crossroads.
Mar 1st Keith Blood, Croxton Abbey-Stydd Hall.
Apr 5th AGM, Andrew Bailey, Archives.
May 3rd David Parry, Joseph Wright-Painter of Light.
Jun 7th Ian Hingley, Derbyshire Sayings.
July 5th Ken & Marie Garner, History of Cartoons
Aug 2nd Richard Felix, Bonnie Prince Charlie-Failed to Attend.
Sept 6th Brian Key, Engineering of Butterley Co.
Oct 4th Clive Tougher, Band of Brothers.
Nov 1st Pam Helm Kedleston Hall.
& Shirley Smith.
Dec 13th Christmas Party.
Meetings for 2011
Jan 6th Norma Consterdine, Derbyshire Houses and Gardens.
Feb 3rd Sid & Barbara Marson, The History of Celanese.
Apr 7th AGM, The Archives Team.
May 5th Clive Tougher, Florence Niightingale.
Jun 2nd Ken & Marie Garner, Derby Buildings.
Jul 7th Myra Challand, A Life Less Ordinary.
Aug 4th Ian Hingley, Life in the Big House.
Sept 1st Mr & Mrs Giblin, Langley Mill Pottery.
Oct 6th Glynn Plant, Magistrates Court.
Nov 3rd Peter Cholerton, Chaddesden.
Dec 1st Christmas Party, The Archives Team.