Powys Family History Society – Helping you to Research your Family History in Breconshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire


Breconshire Group Meetings – Kensington Church, Brecon at 7-30pm

Map of the venue


Sunday 27th January 2019
Annual Lunch Castle Hotel, Brecon



Montgomeryshire Group Meetings  2018

Meetings in Guild Room, Baptist Chapel, New Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 1AQ, on Saturdays, at 2pm. The room is accessed via Butterfly Lane
(between the Chapel and Genie Fish and Chip Shop).

Map of the Venue

Saturday 23rd February 2019
Group AGM and Show and Tell.
Members and visitors are invited to bring along something relating to their family or local history and share some information about it.

Saturday 30th March 2019
Talk on the All-Wales Air Ambulance
The talk will cover the history and operation of this All-Wales charity.

Saturday 27th April 2019
Talk on the Handloom weaving in Newtown.
Newtown Textile Museum, opened 50 years ago in Commercial Street, gives visitors a chance to see how handloom weavers of the mid nineteenth century lived and worked.
Meetings are on Saturday afternoons, 2 pm start, at The Guild Room, Baptist Chapel, New Road, Newtown, SY16 1AQ. Members and interested visitors are welcome to all meetings.



Radnorshire Group Meetings – Llanddewi Ystradenny Village Hall at 7pm.

All meetings are on the third Thursday of the month, commencing at 7.pm. 
Light refreshments are served after the meetings.

2019 Programme

Thursday 21st February 2019
A display of local films, presented by Michael Davies
Thursday 21st March 2019
Visit to the Radnorshire Society Library
Thursday 16th May 2019
Talk by Vera Wozencraft on the Soldiers commemorated on the Llaithddu, Abbeycwmhir and Llanbadarn Fynydd War Memorials.
Thursday 20th June 2019
Visit to Bettws Church and Gwernhusman, Bettws

December – NO Meeting