For a copy of the Summer 2018 Almanack click on the picture of the Almanack below. Please click on BOOKINGFORM for a copy of the excursions booking form.
The Agenda is available, for a downloadable copy click on AGENDA
This year we visit some of the historic sites of Derbyshire. For further details see and download our updated itinerary click on the picture of Hardwick Hall to the right
There has been a change to the itinerary for day 1 and we will by visiting Melbourne Parish Church instead of Derby Cathedral.
The Minutes of the 60th AGM held on 25th May 2017 and the Treasurer’s Report are available online on page AGM. These reports are to be considered as DRAFT until approved my the members at the 61st AGM.
This post is just to outline to members the planned excursions for this summer period. The full details and dates of the visits are still being finalised and will be published shortly in the next copy of the Almanack and will be announced at the AGM on the 17th May. Outline of our visits are as follows:
May (evening) – visit to Alconbury Museum
June (half day) – visit to Westminster College, Cambridge
17th July – Coach trip to Gainsborough Old Hall, Clayworth Church, Stow and possibly tea at Elton
August – trip to visit March Railway Station and Museum
September – visit to Norris Museum and Pugins Little Gem St Ives
This is the last of our lectures for this winter period, come along to the Methodist Church in Huntingdon at 7:30pm on Thursday 12th April to hear Neil Wright talking about the history and development of theatre, particularly in the East of the country. For more details see our Events page. http://www.huntslhs.org.uk/?ai1ec_event=society-lecture-treading-the-boards-in-georgian-england-neil-wright
The window of opportunity for applying for a Goodliff Award for 2018 has now closed. The closing date for applications for this years awards was 31 March 2018.
Applicants who wish to apply for an award in 2019 can do so later in the year. We will announce when the application period is open.
Renewals are due on 1st January 2018. Please renew promptly through the Membership Secretary, Mrs Jean Burbidge.
If you are a UK tax payer, Jean can arrange a Gift Aid declaration. Please tell her too if you have made a Gift Aid declaration in the past but no-longer earn enough (£10,000) to pay income tax.
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Copies of the current Almanack and previous copies can be accessed from the Publications Tab.
You can also find out what’s going on through our diary on the right of the page or by visiting the Future Events tab at the top of the page.
This year the Christmas Social will be on the evening of Thursday 7th December in the Assembly Room of the Town Hall. We will be catering as last year but if anyone would like to contribute by providing snacks, cakes or mince pies please bring them along on the night but please let Rosemary Smith know.