Activities of the society
Normally we hold a minimum of 12 meetings yearly, and in principle, and hope to
undertake a 'capital project'; suggestions include restoration of the Tumbling Weir or the
restoration and repair of the Ladywell. Potential loose sub groups may be set up to
investigate various aspects of Wrington's past 
Annual membership
  £12 per year to cover room hire and refreshments.
Lecture attendance fee
   £1 (non-members £2.50)
Chairman: Nick Joy <
Secretary: Mark Bullen <
Avon Local History & Archaeology <
Talks Programme – 2018 Date    Speaker                      Topic 16 Jan Alex Kolombos*         Langford Tanneries 20 Feb Nick Joy*         The History of Bristol Airport 20 Mar Steve Poole Knife Crime and Sailors in Bristol in 18C 17 Apr AGM + Steve Osman The Thankful Villages of Somerset and Glocestershire 22 May Prof Ronald Hutton Elizabeth I 19 Jun Jonathan Weeks Mediaeval Musical Instruments Part 1 17 Jul Pat Hase Weston-super-Mare [details TBA] 21 Aug NO SPEAKER SUMMER BREAK 18 Sep Jill Rawlins Wrington’s Poor Houses 16 Oct Clive Burlton The (Modern) Matthew 20 Nov John Gowar 500 years of Local Maps 18 Dec Mark Bullen* Wrington’s street furniture and other village curiosities $ $ Could be substituted by Frances Ward, archaeologist *  Free of charge talk