All meeting are in the Village Hall and commence at 19:30hrs. Everyone welcomed.
19 January – AGM, plus Marie Gibson – Derby CAMRA WW1 Pubs Project
16 February – Laura Binns – Trent and Peak Archaeology and the Darley Dig Experience
16 March – Alan Bradwell – Roman Influence in Darley Abbey
20 April – Tony Lintott – The Ice House Project, DAHG’s close-out talk
5 May – 10:00 to 12:00 – DAHG Fayre and Exhibition in the Village Hall
18 May – Brian Stone – Sherwood Foresters at the Battle of the Somme
15 June – John Mottram – Mountain Rescue
20 July – Jonathan Oates – St Chad
No meeting in August save the Committee meeting
21 September – Colin Stuart – From Medieval Priory to Elizabethan Mansion
19 October – Tim Cottman – Life of William Cottman, Awarded VC
27-28 October – Derwent Valley Mills Events Weekend – Watch this space for events in Darley Abbey
16 November – Richard Stone – Medieval Luttrell Psalter Weblink
Thanks go to our programme organiser Margaret Winfield
[Printed copies normally available at meetings. Everything subject to change]
Last year’s programme – purely as a reminder
JANUARY 20th AGM plus ‘Zeppelins’ by Steven Flinders
FEBRUARY 17th ‘Derbyshire Castles’ by Robert Mee
MARCH 17th ‘Bring Your memories Along” ’ with Ian Hingley
APRIL 21st ‘John Smedley’ by Jane Middleton-Smith
MAY 19th ‘A Walk on Hadrian’s Wall’ by Rev. Peter Barham
‘Masters of Mirth’ by Mike Storr’ Trevor Wragg talk on “Stone Walls”
>>>>>>> JULY 20th – Decision day for our HLF application! <<<<<<<<
JULY 21st Historic Barns’ by Ken Bonham. Link to Ken’s website >> Great Barns
AUGUST NO PUBLIC MEETING, JUST THE COMMITTEE
SEPTEMBER 15th Planned speakers unable to attend so, Alan and Tony will give an update on “The Ice House Project”
OCTOBER 20th ‘The Pentrich Revolution – 1817’ by Michael Parkin. Revolution weblink Click
SATURDAY October 21st – Roy & Sheila Hartle will lead a walk around the village looking at the locations of “Early Schools” – meet at Millview Gardens at 10.00am; finish at the Church at 12.30pm.
SUNDAY OCTOBER 22nd – DAHG and Thursday Artist Group Exhibitions – in the Community Centre. Including Ice House Dig display.
Exhibition Day Photos
and – there will be a “Past & Present Darley Abbey” walk round the village; meet at the Village Hall, New Rd. at 1.30pm.
Part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site Discovery Day programme
See links below for more info
NOVEMBER 17th ‘Steam Trains — Part 2’ by Phillip Lea
DECEMBER 15th End of year get-together (Dutch buffet) and speaker of some repute!