Meetings of Bitterne Local History Society are held on the second Saturday of each month at 7.00 pm in Bitterne United Reformed Church (entrance in the Precinct, next to Bitterne Churchyard) above Iceland.
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.
Non Members £3.00
|January||Saturday 14th||The History of the Royal Victoria Hospital — Further Details||Ursula Pearce|
|February||Saturday 11th||Winchester: Bishops, Buildings and Bones Part 4 — Further Details||Andrew Negus|
|March||Saturday 11th||Farewell to Old England Forever — Further Details||Deirdre Abraham|
|April||Saturday 8th||Shakespeare, Travelling Players & The Historic Henry — Further Details||Dr Cheryl Butler|
|May||Saturday 13th||Battle of Trafalgar 1805 — Further Details||David Allport MBE|
|June||Saturday 10th||The New Forest Coast||Roger Burfitt|
|July||Saturday 8th||Seaside Postcards (Comedy and social comment in wars and peace) — Further Details||Commander Martin Marks OBE|
|August||Saturday 13th||No Meeting|
|September||Saturday 9th||William Cobbett’s Botley — Further Details||Geoff Watts|
|October||Saturday 14th||AGM + Bygone Bitterne — papers for the AGM will follow at a later date||Ian Abrahams|
|November||Saturday 12th||Battle of Britain 1940 — Further Details||David Russell|
|December||Saturday 10th||Pantomime and the Role of the Dame — Further Details||John Pitman|