Meetings

Breconshire Group Meetings – Kensington Church, Brecon at 7-30pm
Map of the venue

Sunday 29th January 2017                            1.00pm
Venue: The Castle Hotel, Brecon
Powys Family History Annual Lunch.

Monday 27th February 2017                        7.30pm
Venue: Kensington Church, Brecon
Talk on Memetz Wood by Mr Arthur Gwynne

Monday 27th March 2017                             7.30pm
Venue: Kensington Church, Brecon
Talk by Mrs Celia Morgan

Monday 24th April 2017                                7.30pm
Venue: Kensington Church, Brecon
The Georges & Lloyd George by Mrs Alison Skipper

Monday 22nd May 2017      
Visit to Brychgoed Chapel, Heol Senni

Monday 26th June 2017                                7.30pm
Venue: Kensington Church, Brecon
A.G.M followed by a talk, still to be arranged.

 

 

Montgomeryshire Group Meetings  2016

All meetings will be held in the United Reform Church Schoolroom, New Church Street, Newtown, Powys SY16 1RB at 2pm
Map of the Venue

February 27th 2016 Saturday

A talk entitled “The Williams Family of Llanidloes” given by Mrs Annie Owen

March 19th Saturday
“Joseph Jones, the goat and his pathway to Paradise” a 19th Century Llanfyllin tale told by Mrs Heather Hidden. Please note this is a week earlier than usual because of the Easter weekend.

April 23rd Saturday
“The Victoria Cross and some of its local recipients” a talk by Mr Alister Williams, Military Historian

 

Saturday October 22nd, inc Powys FHS AGM and presentation by Harpist,
Harriet Earis

 

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.

2017 Programme

January 19th, April 20th, July 20th Working groups.

February 16th. Horses in War, and other local military information.

March 16th.     Rev. Leigh Spicer  ‘Sewing kits’

May 18th.        Agricultural Labourers

June 15th.      Visit to an historical house in Montgomeryshire
Final details nearer the time

September 21st. Radnor AGM, working night and examples from Radnor Library

October 19th.   Powys AGM.  Thursday night, 7pm.  Followed by a Talk and Slide Show by Dr. Colin Hughes on the Mid Wales Railway [now defunct].
The route starts near Caersws, Montgomeryshire, goes through Llanidloes, Rhayader, Builth down to Three Cocks near Glasbury, Breconshire

November 16th.  Christmas nibbles

 

December – NO Meeting