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

2019 Programme

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18th Apr 2019

EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY IN PLYMOUTH – Nigel Overton, Curator (City & Maritime Heritage) Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

 
16th May 2019

MINING IN THE TAMAR VALLEY – Rick Stewart, Mining Historian, Mine Manager at Morwellham Quay

 
19th Sep 2019

SAVING OUR COAST (History of the National Trust and Coastal Conservation in Devon) – David Pinder, Local Historian and Chairman of Wembury Local History Society

 
17th Oct 2019

SOUTH DEVON IN THE GREAT WAR – Tony Rea, Author and Local Historian

 
21st Nov 2019

EXETER’S CATHEDRAL YARD FIRE and PLYMOUTH’S ANCIENT BUILDINGS – Dr Todd Gray MBE, historian and writer