KLHS EVENTS 2014/15

 

 

PROGRAMME OF FUTURE EVENTS/SPEAKERS FOR 2014 / 15

2014

Thursday. October 23rd - (7.30) AGM followed by"World War 1 Remembered" an exhibition of memorabilia and photos together with personal stories of family members engaged in the conflict; there will be a welcome glass of wine.

Thursday, November 27th - Local historian Win Scutt, who is Assistant Properties Curator for English Heritage, Win will give an illustrated talk "Prehistoric Settlement in South Devon"

Saturday.December 13th - Our Christmas Social this year will be at Bigbury Golf Club 7pm for 7.30pm with a festive menu already available; details from Margaret Cocks and names please if you wish to attend- asap

2015

Thursday. January. 22nd - "Backalong in Kingston" with Viv Freeman who will entertain us with stories from the past and possibly a ditty or two!

Thursday. February 26th - Once again Bill Scarratt returns with his amazing volume of local research with a talk Joseph Whidby, Devonian Limestone a the construction of the Plymouth Breakwater entitled "The Great National Undertaking"

Thursday, March 26th - Mery Freeman will possibly give a talk on the History of Kingston Fire station- further details to follow.

Thursday. April 23rd (2pm) - visit to the Cookworthy Museum in Kingsbridge for a talk by the Chairman on "Hidden Treasures from behind the Scenes" interesting objects will be brought out which are not usually on display.

Thursday, May 28th - Visit to Lady Astor's House, 3 Elliot Terrace Plymouth, tour 2pm price E5.25 pp. Please indicate if you are interested in this trip to Margaret.

Summer Break June-October

Thursday. October 22nd - AGM t/b/a

Meetings take place on a Thursday at 8pm in Kingston Reading Room (except where noted) with refreshments afterwards; trips/visits to historical venues are organised by Margaret Cocks.

Please let us know if you have anywhere you would like us to organise a trip.

For further details please contact Margaret Cocks, "The Limes, Kingston Tel: 01548 810765.