DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR

Meetings of Bitterne Local History Society are held on the second Saturday of each month (except August) at 7.00pm in Bitterne United Reformed Church (entrance in the Precinct, next to Bitterne Churchyard). Locate the Church using: Google Maps, OpenStreetMap.

Society news and notice of local meetings of historical interest are followed by talks on a variety of topics illustrated with slides, sometimes with related artefacts.

ENTRY FEES:
Members £1.00
Non Members £3.00

2018 MEETINGS

JANUARY
Saturday 13th
Land of pure delight: the life and times of Isaac Watts
Gordon Lewis
FEBRUARY
Saturday 10th
'A tongue in cheek' tour of medieval/old Southampton
Don Robertson
MARCH
Saturday 10th
Bygone Bitterne
Ian Abrahams
APRIL
Saturday 14th
Napoleonic prisoner of war work
Tony Cross
MAY
Saturday 12th
Pirates, privateers and a wedge of gold
Dr Cheryl Butler
JUNE
Saturday 9th
Silk stockings and spitfires
John Smith
JULY
Saturday 14th
Winchester: Bishops, buildings and bones - Part 1
Andrew Negus
AUGUST
Saturday 11th
Meeting or no meeting? TBA
SEPTEMBER
Saturday 8th
AGM
OCTOBER
Saturday 13th
Notable people of Bevois Mount
Allyson Hayes
NOVEMBER
Saturday 10th
How do you take yours? A secret history of tea
Jane Glennie
DECEMBER
Saturday 8th
Tales of old Southampton
Mike O'Leary story teller