Herefordshire FHS are also holding Free Zoom Meetings, see here

Zoom Meetings at 7-30pm (Meeting open from 7pm)

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Tuesday 13th July 2021
Helen Baggott

Posted in the Past.

A soldier killed in the First World War, the man who helped prepare Lord Kitchener’s last meal and a 10-year-old servant working for a laundress in 19th-century Bath are all connected by messages sent using the first real social media phenomenon of the 20th century. Drawing on the research from my collection of postcards, I will share some of the stories in an illustrated talk.


Tuesday 10th August 2021
Jackie Depelle
Ideas for researching Non-Conformist ancestors.


Tuesday 14th September 2021
Claire Moore
We don’t want any…Master’s not in” What REALLY happened on Census night


Thursday October 21st 2021
Powys FHS AGM – Drone Archaeology of Powys. Film and slide show by Julian Ravest.


Tuesday 9th November
Ian Everest
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
An illustrated talk reflecting on the origins of the Commission and how it manages to to inspire new generations to honour those who fell for their country.
An extraordinary organisation created by extraordinary people – all blessed with extraordinary vision.



  • Exploring your Ancestor’s Parish Church & Churchyard

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Brecknock Group Meetings 
All meetings held at The Kensington Baptist Church, Kensington Terrace, Brecon, LD3 9AY at 7-30pm
Map of the venue


Montgomery Group Meetings
All Meetings are held at the Hafren Room, Abermule Community Centre. SY15 6ND, on Saturdays, at 2pm.

Good parking available on-site
Map of the Venue


Radnorshire Group Meetings – Llanddewi Ystradenny Village Hall at 7pm.
All meetings are on the third Thursday of the month, commencing at 

Light refreshments are served after the meetings.