Meetings

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 MapsOpenStreetMap.

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

JANUARYSaturday 13thLand of pure delight: the life and times of Isaac WattsGordon Lewis
FEBRUARYSaturday 10th‘A tongue in cheek’ tour of medieval/old SouthamptonDon Robertson
MARCHSaturday 10thBygone BitterneIan Abrahams
APRILSaturday 14thNapoleonic prisoner of war workTony Cross
MAYSaturday 12thPirates, privateers and a wedge of goldDr Cheryl Butler
JUNESaturday 9thSilk stockings and SpitfiresJohn Smith
JULYSaturday 14thWinchester: Bishops, buildings and bones – Part 1Andrew Negus
AUGUSTSaturday 11thNo meeting
SEPTEMBERSaturday 8thAGM Women’s suffrage in Southampton (1900-1914)Emma Muscat
OCTOBERSaturday 13thNotable people of Bevois MountAllyson Hayes
NOVEMBERSaturday 10thHow do you take yours? A secret history of teaJane Glennie
DECEMBERSaturday 8thTales of old SouthamptonMike O’Leary story teller