Monthly Archives: December 2015

New programme of talks for 2016

We’re delighted to announce a new programme of history talks for 2016. These cover a wide range of interests and periods, including two events which reflect our First World War project: 22 January 2016 7.30 pm From Gimcrack to Frankel: a Gallop through the History of York Racecourse James Brennan (York Racecourse) 5 February 2016 […]

Making the best of Auntie Clara’s drawers

Anne Houson writes: Most people have an ‘Auntie Clara’ who safeguards family heirlooms for future generations. But just how safely is she keeping your family treasures? On a wet day four of us from Clement’s Hall Local History Group visited the Discovery Centre in Leeds and were made aware of the ravages that time and […]

Guided tour of St Clement’s Church

Please note the next meeting of Clements Hall Local History Group will be on Wednesday 16 December at 7pm at Clements Hall. After a short business meeting Simon Batchelor will take us on a guided tour of St Clement’s Church. Simon is the ideal person to do this as he has recently written a guide […]