Biddulph & District Genealogy & Historical Society Biddulph Grange by Kath Walton

Local and Family History for the Biddulph area

MONTHLY MEETINGS

The Society has a regular montly meeting on the third monday of the month (except in July and August).

The meetings are held in Biddulph Library, Tunstall Rd, Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent ST8 6HH

Scroll down the page or you can click here to see the next meeting

and click here to see the list of future meetings

 


Next Meeting

The New Season of Talks for 2018 / 2019 continues with:

17th September 2018 “The Minnie Pit: on the Centenary of the Disaster” with Mr. Lloyd Boardman and Mr. Jim Worgan

Picture: The Day of the Disaster and Commemorative Plate

The Minnie Pit disaster was a coal mining accident that took place on 12th of January 1918 in Halmer End in which 155 men and boys died. The disaster was the worst ever recorded in the North Staffordshire Coalfield.








Future Meetings

The Season of Talks for 2018 / 2019:

The meetings will commence at 7 p.m. in Biddulph Library unless a change of venue is indicated.

15th October 2018 “The Minnie Pit: on the Centenary of the Disaster” with Mr. Lloyd Boardman and Mr. Jim Worgan

9th November 2018 Reprise of the Play “When the Boys Come Home.“ with Mr. Bill Ridgway.

Part of a week of events to be organised by Biddulph Town Council to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War. The performance will take place on Friday the 9th of November 2018 on the stage of the refurbished Biddulph Town Hall.

19th November 2018 “An Update on the Biddulph Valley Railway“ with Mr. Roland Machin

17th December 2018 “The John Serratt Christmas Lecture” - including film of the early work done in Biddulph Grange Gardens

21st January 2019 “Sutton Hoo and links to Staffordshire” with Mr. Frank Harris








Local and Family History for the Biddulph area

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