Acomb Local History Society

The History Society meets in Acomb Methodist Chapel monthly between September and May.  Members, new members and visitors are welcome at all meetings.

Chairman: Gordon Scorer gdscorer@btinternet.com

2018 – 2019 SPEAKERS
Venue: Acomb Methodist Chapel at 7.30 pm

  • September 10th  Roger Morris  “The Isaac Tea Trail”
  • October 8th  Frank Grant  “The Carr’s Biscuit Story”
  • November 12th  Liz Finch “The History of Seaton Delaval Hall”
  • December 10th Anthony Atkinson “Ellen Wlkinson MP. Jarrow March 1936”
  • January 14th  Robert  Moon “Nicholas and Alexander…Tsar of all Russia”
  • February 11th Tom Richardson  ” Farming History and Ice cream at Wheelbirks”
  • March 11th Glynis Grainger “Life in a Jar. The WW2 Rescue of 2500 Jewish Children from Warsaw by a Polish Nurse”
  • April 8th Michael Greatbatch “ Benwell and Fenham in World War 1″  
  • May 11th Craig Appely  “A visit to Aydon Castle”

Membership

    • £10.00 per person
    • £16.00 per couple
    • or £3.00 on the night  per visitor.

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