Events

With the exception of our summer visits, events are held in the War Memorial Hall, Barton Close, Wembury.

All meetings start at 19:30. New members are very welcome – and membership costs just £10 per year. Visitors can attend evening talks at a one-off cost of £2 per meeting. Refreshments are available. For more information, please contact us.

List of events

2018 Programme

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18th Jan 2018

Policing the Peninsula by Simon Dell (followed by AGM)

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15th Feb 2018

Smuggling in Devon with Robert Hesketh

 
15th Mar 2018

Ducking Stools, Dissenters, Debtors and Drunks (Crime and Punishment in the 17th Century) with Janet Few, Social and Community Historian.

 
19th Apr 2018

Sustaining the Sailors (The Local Contribution) with Bob Cook

 
17th May 2018

Rising from the Ashes (The Rebuilding of Plymouth after the Blitz). Tony Davey

 
15th Jun 2018

Visit to Stonehouse Barracks

 
15th Jul 2018

Visit to Mary Newman’s Cottage – Saltash

 
20th Sep 2018

Industrial Archaeology of Dartmoor with Paul Rendell

 
18th Oct 2018

Vernacular Architecture in the South Hams with Linda Watson

 
15th Nov 2018

In Flanders Fields – The Story of the Remembrance Poppy. David JB Smith, Military Author and Naval Researcher