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Our talks in 2023 will all be held in the Dyffryn Clydach Memorial Hall, The Drive, Longford in the evenings at 6.30pm.

9th FEBRUARY - THE SWANSEA WORKHOUSE BY BERNARD LEWIS 

2nd March - THE ROMANS IN NEATH BY HARRIET EATON

6th APRIL - THE GENTRY FAMILIES OF LLANGYFELACH AND THEIR ESTATES inc. DYFFRYN BY JEFF CHILDS

MAY 11th - NEATH WORKHOUSE BY JONATHAN DAVIES

JUNE 1st - SWANSEA AND VALE RAILWAY BY KERI THOMAS

JULY 6th - SWANSEA BAD GIRLS: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT BY ELIZABETH BELCHAM

AUGUST - NO MEETING

SEPTEMBER 7th - NEATH ABBEY IRONWORKS AND THE COPPER INDUSTRY BY PETER RICHARDS

OCTOBER 5th - GHOSTS AND FOLKLORE OF WALES BY MARK REES

NOVEMBER 2nd - SWANSEA POTTERY BY HELEN HALLESEY

DECEMBER - NO MEETING

 

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THIS WAS THE 2022 LECTURE PROGRAMME 

MARCH  22nd LONGFORD HALL 2PM
BERNARD LEWIS ON HENRY COOMBE-TENNANT 
 
APRIL 5TH LONGFORD HALL 2PM A.G.M  
AND CANON BRIAN LODWICK ON ROCKFIELD HOUSE, NEATH ABBEY
 
MAY 12th BRYNCOCH SCOUT HALL 6.30PM
JOHN RICHARDS ON THE DEATH OF KINGS

JUNE 21st  LONGFORD HALL 2PM
DEBRA JOHN  “WHAT LERKS BE-NEATH” A MONOLOGUE ON FOLK TALES SET IN & AROUND THE CAVES AND MOUNTAINS OF THE NEATH VALLEY
 
JULY 14th BRYNCOCH SCOUT HALL 6.30PM 
GERIANT JONES ON THE LAST INVASION OF BRITAIN
 
AUGUST NO MEETING

SEPTEMBER 20th LONGFORD HALL 2PM
BILL ZAJAC  ON LAY BROTHERS IN CISTERCIAN MONASTIC  LIFE

OCTOBER 13th DYFFRYN CLYDACH MEMORIAL HALL, The Drive, Longford, 6.30pm
JOHN RICHARDS ON RICHARD III
 
NOVEMBER TBA
 
DECEMBER NO MEETING

Meetings are normally held monthly other than on the exceptions indicated.

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