Programme 2016

We have a varied programme planned for 2016 which we hope members will enjoy. Throughout the year details will be finalised, so please do check back frequently for updates and amendments.

*This is a provisional programme with some dates still to be confirmed*

Tuesday 22nd March - 2:00pm
"The Worcester Leather and Glove Industry"
Talk by Val Hibbitt
Venue: Fownes Hotel

Thursday 27th April - 7.00pm for 7.30pm
Mayors Lecture
Speaker TBC
Venue: The Guildhall Assembly Room

Tuesday 17th May - 6:30pm
"Worcester at Work – Legacies of Industry and Trade"

A walking tour with City Archaeologist James Dinn
Venue: Meet outside The Guildhall

Saturday 18th June - 2:30pm
Garden Party
Garden Party with tea by kind invitation of our President Professor Michael Clarke.
Venue: Millington House, 15, Landsdowne Cresent, Worcester. WR3 8JE.

Saturday 2nd July - 1:30pm
Hartlebury Castle
Visit and tour of Hartlebury Castle including Hurd Library, State Rooms, Chapel and Prince’s Bedroom.
Cost: £8.50 per head
Venue: Meeting point TBC

Wednesday 21st September - 9:30am
Lichfield
A visit to Lichfield. 
Cost will depend on numbers.
Venue: Meeting point TBC

Wednesday 12th October - 7:30pm
"The Work of the Landmark Trust and Astley Castle"

A talk by Ian Cawood of the Landmark Trust
Venue: Worcester Porcelain Museum

Thursday 17th November - 7:00pm for 7:30pm
Annual General Meeting

Followed by our Guest Speaker Spencer de Grey, Head of Design at Foster & Partners - "Cathedral Cities in Peril".
Venue: Royal Worcester Porcelain Museum