Meetings

Some meetings are at present being scheduled as Zoom Meetings. If you would like to attend, please email your details to: membership@nottsfhs.org

Meetings are normally held at the Nottinghamshire Archives, Castle Meadow Road, Nottingham, NG2 1AG, commencing at 7.00 pm with sole use of the Search Room from 5pm. Free car parking on site. But untill such time as restrictions are eased, will be held as Zoom Meetings where possible.

Programme 2020

The following meeting is a Zoom Meeting:

Wednesday 16 December : Trevor Lee, ‘Once upon a Pantomime’

A brief history of typical pantomime characters.

Programme 2021

The following meetings are scheduled as Zoom Meetings:

Wednesday 20 January 2021 : Gay Evans, ‘Annoying Ancestors’ [postponed from July 2020]

An anecdotal tale of what to look for and pitfalls to avoid when looking for your ancestors.

Wednesday 17 February 2021 : Sam Millard, ‘The Rufford Park Poachers’ [postponed from September 2020]

The story of the dramatic events that took place on the night of 13 October 1851.

Wednesday 17 March 2021 : Judy Cooper, ‘A Miller and his Mill’

The following meeting is scheduled to be held at the Archives, subject to the restrictions being eased, If not a different speaker may be arranged.

Wednesday 21 April 2021 : Steve Zaleski, ‘Carl Huslett and Ellen Maria Beaver: Two family history mysteries solved’

Two case studies showing the value of careful detective work in researching family history, both of them having connections with Lenton.