Activities

Normally, we hold a minimum of 11 meetings yearly, an AGM in April, and a summer break in August.

Potentially, loose subgroups may be set up to investigate various aspects of Wrington’s past.

Annual membership      £12 to cover room hire and refreshments
Lecture attendance fee £1 (non-members £2.50

Meetings are usually held at 8pm on the 3rd Tuesday of the month in the school room of the URC Chapel, Ropers Lane

Contacts

Chairman: Nick Joy <wringtonlocalhistory@gmail.com>
Secretary: Mark Bullen <mark-bullen@hotmail.co.uk>

Wrington Local History Society Programme 2019

Jan 15 The use of old maps in local history   John Gowar

Feb 19 Wrington Thru’ the Lens (update)     John Rubidge

Mar 19 A-Z Films of Bristol                              Gordon Young

Apr 16 AGM and “Bring and Tell”                  Members

May 21 Henry V                                                 Ronald Hutton

Jun 18 The Swiss Air Disaster                        Steve Osman

Jul 16 Medieval Musical Instruments (2)        Jonathan Weeks

Aug 20 Summer break   No Meeting

Sep 17 Wrington Observed                             Mark Bullen

Oct 15 The Blitz in Weston-super-Mare          Pat Hase

Nov 19 Histories of Flooding in Somerset     Steve Poole

Dec 17 John Roque’s 1738 map of Wrington and the village today  Nick Joy

Wrington website Organisations
Wrington Local History Society
www.wrington.net