Talk Schedule

April 11th 2024


David Webb, star of Hi de Hi will give an illustrated talk on his experiences of making this popular TV...

May 9th 2024

Dissent Amongst the Dissenters

Researched by the late Derek Norman. Was the Rev Samuel Perry the victim of a vicious plot, or did he...

June 13th

Tactile Objects

Tim Turner, formerly of Sworders, will give a talk on tactile objects.

July 11th 2024

Wethersfield Maltings

This is our annual outside meeting. Colin West will give an illustrated talk on Wethersfield Maltings. This meeting will be...


Summer Break

Please be aware there is no talk in August as we are on our summer break.

September 12th 2024

The House and Gardens of Easton Lodge

Gary Mathews, The House and Gardens of Easton Lodge

October 10th 2024

Tornado Smith & The Wall of Death

Paul Gallifant gives a talk on the extraordinary life of an Essex showman.

November 14th 2024

Browse the Archives

This month we have a selection from  the History Group Archive Room

December 12th 2024

Christmas Meeting

An evening of light hearted entertainment with a Christmas theme and seasonal refreshments.

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