Meetings for 2018-2019


All Meetings are held at the Adult Education Centre, France Hill House France Hill Drive, Camberley,

in the Carson Suite at 7.30 pm on the second Wednesday of the month, unless otherwise stated (marked *)

9th January 2019 Julian Pooley in Aladin’s Cave. Julian runs Surrey History Centre.

It’s a treasure chest for historians and needs all the protection it can get.

13th February 2019 Mike Arnold – what Family History does for you.

13th March 2019 Roger Coombes re Dora [Defence of the Realm Act]

– what did it do to our drinking habits among other things? .

10th April 2019 David Parsons re “What you never knew about Frimley Green”.

9th May 2019 Sharon Cross will talk about our very own local historian.

‘Richard Wilson – Artist, centenarian and local chronicler’.

9th June 2019 TBA

9th July 2019 Russian Orthodox Church at Brookwood *


2018-19 Meetings already held:

  • 12th September Yateley at War, 1914-18’ Expanding on the subject of our May meeting Charles Weager will talk about his research and the problems that arose.
  • 10th October Trefor Hogg on the 70th Anniversary of the NHS
  • 14th November Murray Rowlands on Hampshire at War 1939-45.
  • 12th December A good year for local history -Christmas 1918 was a celebration for Democracy?