What’s On at Midland Ancestors –
Members' Evening This evening is not exclusively for members, rather it will feature contributions by members.
The History of Dudley Castle - 1071 - 1933 A presentation by Max Keen, local historian and retired history teacher. A fortress since 1087, Dudley has seen its fair share of sieges, political derring do and royal visits - not to mention illegal mints, ghosts and great fires. Featuring a quick change from medieval to […]
Wolverhampton: Enclosure in the English Midlands A talk by Richard Churchley about the effect on people and landscape of opening up heathland, when historically all the fields were enclosed.
Not a talk about cooking! Cas Bailey is a former Staffordshire Police Officer. She talks about her life in the Police Force in the 1970s when being a white male was really the only thing to be. Her tales of this time are akin to the TV programme Life On Mars and very entertaining. Life […]