Full programme for this year

Sunday 9th August 2020 2pm Central Bristol. WALK. 15 places available. Please book through Rob. This has had to be postponed. We will reschedule it.

Dr Evan Jones. Bristol & Cabot: A Reception History.

Sunday 13th September 2020 2pm Central Bristol. WALK. 15 places available. Please book through Rob.

Rob Pritchard. Alleys, masts, merchants, markets, spires, towers and walls. Medieval Bristol.

Wednesday 7th October 2020. 7.30pm On ZOOM.

Professor Saul David. Crucible of Hell: Okinawa – The Last Great Battle of the Second World War

Wednesday 21st October 2020. 7.30 pm on ZOOM

Professor Josie McLellan. ‘We are family’ : how a Bristol grassroots charity shook up the politics of single parenthood in the post-Thatcher era

Wednesday 11th November 2020. 7.30pm on ZOOM

Professor Jon Lawrence. Family, Place and Belonging: stories about class and community from Bristol and beyond

Wednesday 25th November 2020. 7.30 pm on ZOOM.

Professor Ronald Hutton. Famine and Plague in Early Modern England.

Wednesday 9th December 2020. 7.30 pm on ZOOM.

Dr Patrick Vernon OBE. The Making of 100 Great Black Britons 2003-2020.

Wednesday 27th January 2021. 7.30 pm on ZOOM.

Professor Katy Cubitt. The Vikings.

Wednesday 24th February 2021. 7.30 pm on ZOOM.

Dr Sean Cunningham. Henry VII: Treason and Trust

Wednesday 10th March 2021. 7.30pm on ZOOM

Dr Richard Stone. Bristol’s First Slave Traders 1662-1698 – a local detective story

Sunday 21st March 2021. 2pm. To be confirmed.

Tour of Goldney House, Grotto and Gardens. We still have about a dozen bookings with payments from March 2020. Booking through Rob at £6 a head.

Wednesday 31st March 2021. 7.30pm on ZOOM.

Dr Su Lin Lewis. Migration and Empire.

Wednesday 12th May 2021. 7.30pm on ZOOM.

Eugene Byrne. Local historian and writer. Unbuilt Bristol.

Sunday in May.

Tour of Acton Court with Dr Rob Bell