Audlem History Society

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2020 Schedule

Meetings take place on the third Thursday of the month from January to May and September to November. Start at 7.30pm in Audlem Scout and Guide Hall.

  • January 16th "The Shropshire Union Canal from 1967 to 2019"- Ian Wilson
  • February 20th "Chalk and Cheese- local trade and agriculture during the canal era"-
  • Robert Ginder
  • March 19th "Thomas Becket- saint and martyr or turbulent priest?"- Roger Wickson
  • April 16th "Andrew Fuller Chater- Rector of Nantwich and his role in the 1849 cholera epidemic-
  • Graham Dodd
  • May 21st "Locating Manchester's Anti- Suffragists 1909 to 1914"- Kathy Percival
  • June TBC Walk around Whitchurch
  • July TBC Visit to Norton Priory
  • September 17th "Welsh Drovers- a story of the hazards faced in getting their beasts to market"-
  • Wyn Jones
  • October 15th "The Danny"- a unique steamship that survived to sail again"- Sheila Leonard
  • November 19th AGM followed by "A Celebration of our first 40 years".
  • December-TBC Christmas lunch

Thank you.

Dorothy Jones (secretary)

Membership of the History Society is £12 annually.
All welcome to meetings, non-members £3.
The History Society also looks after the Audlem History Archive, which can be found here.

For officers and contacts for the History Society, look in the directories/groups/clubs/societies, or search for "history" from the home page.