Meetings Programme 2023-2024
The meetings will be held at The Bradford Club, Piece Hall Yard, Bradford, BD1 1PJ (tel 01274 727036) at 10.30am on the second Wednesday of the month.
In order to avoid a rise in the annual membership fees there will be an entry charge at each lecture of £2 for members and £5 for non-members.
|September 13th 2023||
Bradford's Warship, HMS Aurora
Phil Judkin - Visiting fellow at the University of Leeds
|October 11th 2023 AGM||
The Temperance Movement in Bradford
Corinne McDonald - Member of Halifax Antiquarian Society
|November 8th 2023||
The Use and Misuse of Factory Children
Chris Nickson - Historical crime writer
|December 13th 2023||
"Nowt but Puddin" - Prophet Wroe of Bowling
Dr Simon Ross Valentine - Freelance writer, lecturer, and journalist
|January 10th 2024||
The History of Low Moor Motive Power Depot and its effect on the City of Bradford
Granville Dobson - Former locomotive fireman
|February 14th 2024||
The Early Georgian Era (1714-62) George Ludwig to George Augustus
Peter Palmer - Amateur historian with a particular interest in military history
|March 13th 2024||
Witchcraft in 16th and 17th Century Yorkshire
Dave Weldrake - Archaeologist and Educator
|April 10th 2024||
"The Ghost" - Sir Marmaduke Langdale, Yorkshire Cavalier General
David Glover - Halifax historian, Heritage walks guide and Senior Guide at Halifax minster.
|May 8th 2024||
Bradford South Asian Communities
Tish Lawson - Former archivist with West Yorkshire Archive Service.
Activities to be arranged at a later date.