Full programme for this year

Wednesday 25th September 2019 7.30 pm in Lecture Theatre 3. Woodland Road.

Dr Ryan Hanley. The British Working Class and Transatlantic Slavery.

Wednesday 16th October 2019 at Bristol University Priory Road Complex

Annual General Meeting at 7pm

Lecture at 7.30pm

Dr James Ryan. Reckoning with the past: Stalin and Stalinism in Putin’s Russia

Wednesday 13th November 2019 at Bristol University 7.30pm Priory Road Complex

Dominic Sandbrook. Mrs Thatcher and the Falklands War

Wednesday 27th November 2019 at Bristol University 6.30 pm 21 Woodland Road

Great Debate Competition for Students

Should we judge historical figures by the morals of today?

Wednesday 11th December 2019 at Bristol University 7.30pm Priory Road Complex

Professor Pat Thane. Poverty and the Rise and Fall of the Welfare State.

Tuesday 28th January 2020 7.30pm Golden Guinea

Pub Quiz

Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at Bristol University 7.30pm Priory Road Complex

Patrick Bishop. The Battle of Britain

Wednesday 12th February 2020 at Bristol University 7.30pm 21 Woodland Road

Professor Susan Doran Oxford University. “Elizabeth I and the rivalries at her court”

Wednesday 18th March 2020 at Bristol University 7.30pm

Dr Richard Stone Bristol University. ‘Bristol’s first slave traders, 1662-1698’ – a local detective story

Sunday 22nd March 2020 Goldney House/Gardens 2pm

Tour of Goldney Grotto. 25 places. £6 a head. Advanced booking only through Rob Pritchard

Wednesday 29th April 2020 at Bristol University 7.30pm 21 Woodland Road

Dr Grace Hutford. The Cold War and British Service Families.

Sunday 10th May 2020 Acton Court 2pm

Dr Rob Bell Tour of Acton Court. 25 places. £6 a head. Advanced booking only through Rob Pritchard

Wednesday 20th May 2020 at Bristol University 7.30pm

Eugene Byrne. Local historian and journalist. Unbuilt Bristol.

15th & 16th May 2020

National Historical Association Conference in Bristol.