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

2019 MEETINGS

JANUARY
Saturday 12th
Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line): Past & Present
Dave Yaldren
FEBRUARY
Saturday 9th
Theme Parks & Chocolate: A history of Paulton's Park
Gordon Lewis
MARCH
Saturday 9th
Bygone Bitterne
Ian Abrahams
APRIL
Saturday 13th
WWI - Bitterne's fallen remembered
Martyn Basford
MAY
Saturday 11th
Talking Butts
Anthony Poulton-Smith
JUNE
Saturday 8th
Carlton Crescent & Rockstone Place
Jake Simpkin
JULY
Saturday 13th
I do like to be beside the seaside
Simon Gomm
AUGUST
Saturday 10th
New Hope Rural Leprosy Trust in India (includes leprosy across the ages in and around Southampton)
Jill Ghanouni MBE
SEPTEMBER
Saturday 14th
Heritage Open Day - No evening meeting
OCTOBER
Saturday 12th
AGM - followed by '50 Years of Pharmacy'
Barbara Wright
NOVEMBER
Saturday 9th
Escape from Stalag XXA
Steve Foster
DECEMBER
Saturday 14th
The Hither Side of the Hedge
Jigfoot