What’s On at Midland Ancestors –
Resources of Midland Ancestors A presentation by Caroline Mason and Jackie Cotterill. Caroline has been for a long time a librarian in the society library at the BMI in Birmingham. Jackie is General Secretary of the society. This meeting will be preceded by the AGM which should take no time at all.
The Lost Railway – Henley in Arden A talk by Paul Baker
BMDs on the Internet A presentation by Ian Hartas of the UK BMD Project
A workshop evening, entitled “Loose Ends”, when the group will work on some queries & mysteries, and hopefully share expertise.
The Green Room Plaque A bronze memorial plaque commemorating twelve actors who died serving in WWI was discovered in a Rugby sale-room. The stories of the lives and deaths of these actors will be revealed and show something of the acting profession at the turn of the 20th Century. Military archives, contemporary newspapers and other sources allow their […]
Speaker: Graham Sutherland A Brief history of the Warwickshire Constabulary
500 years of Innovation of the British Postal System Speaker: Nick Booker
Speaker: Derek Clarke A talk by architectural adviser to the National Trust