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Programme 2007


Betley Local History Society

2007 Programme


Most meetings take place on the last Thursday of each Month, except December, when there is no meeting.

The meetings are held at the Methodist Chapel, The Butts, Betley and start at 7.30pm, unless an outside visit is arranged.

The Programme of Speakers & Events can change, so please refer to this list regularly

January   25th

The Growth of Crewe:           

Pam Minshull

February 22nd

Betley Court Historic garden                      

Prof .Godfrey Brown

March    29th

The History of the "BATS"  Pam Jones & Co.

April       26th

The History of Blakenhall Derek Inskeep

May       31st


June       28th

Climbing boys in Staffordshire                                                 Steve Booth
July         26th
The Les Bradshaw Memorial Meeting
 Thea Randall (County Archivist)

August       9th

MEMBERS OUTSIDE VISIT - Wrinehill Walkabout.  DBT

September  27th

"North Staff's & Betley men in World War 1 "

 Ian Walton

October      25th

"The Impact of the Landed Gentry on the Landscape of Cheshire"

 Doug Haines

November  29th

"A war-time evacuee from Guernsey : experiences in South Cheshire"

Derek Laine


No meeting in December.