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'The main activities are a series of illustrated winter lectures, on topics of historical interest, held usually on the last Monday of each month ... These meetings have a pleasant, informal atmosphere, and members are invited to contribute by bringing interesting artefacts and making short presentations on items of interest.'

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'Meets at 7.30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month from October until March ... Visitors welcome at all meetings ... Acton is now a suburb of West London about 5 miles from the centre, and well within the built-up area, but for the greater part of its history, consisted of only a small cluster of houses around the medieval Church of St. Mary's, providing refreshment for travellers on the road from London to Oxford; together with a smaller farming community at East Acton and a number of scattered farm dwellings ... The scene changed little until the 1840s when the village began to expand, but the greatest change began in 1859 when the Enclosure award, permitted the re-allocation of the strips in the common fields into blocks, releasing land for building the lower class housing required to keep up with the rapid growth of London, made possible by the extension of the suburban railways ...'

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'Meetings are held at 7.30 pm ... on the second Friday of each month except August.'

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'We normally meet on the third Friday of the month at 7.30 pm.'

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'All monthly meetings are held on the last Tuesday in the month at 7.30 pm.'

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'We meet the third Wednesday of each month at 08.00 pm from January to May then September to November each year.'

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Evening talks and lectures, usually monthly.

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Evening meetings, usually first Tuesday of the month.

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Monthly meetings, Tuesday evenings at 7.45 pm.

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'The annual lecture programme commences every October and concludes in the following March; our meetings are held on the first Monday of the month ... commencing at 7.30 pm.'

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'Lectures and meetings are held ... from 7.30 till 9.00 pm normally on the third Tuesday of each month from September to April.'

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'Our meetings are held ... at 8.00 pm on the second Wednesday of each month from October till April inclusive.'

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'CADHAS has an annual programme of interesting lectures and outings. The season runs from September to April, ending with the Annual General Meeting.' Monthly lectures, Thursday evenings. Also 'Occasional Saturday Talks'.

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'An amateur society founded in the early Sixties to stimulate interest in the Hilltop Villages. A regular feature has been the talks by guest speakers, be they acknowledged experts or enthusiastic amateurs, and the emphasis is naturally on subjects local to the Chilterns.'

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'Meets ... each month from September to May. Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month, except the September meeting is on the second Tuesday.'

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'Meetings are held between September and April on the Third Wednesday in the month ... at 7.30 pm prompt.'

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'Meetings are held on Friday evenings ... Talks will commence at 7.30 pm with tea and coffee available at 7.00 pm.'

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Membership benefits include: 'Talks and events by specialist speakers; Visits to historical places; Workshops on historical research and conservation; The opportunity to get involved in research projects relating to the area; Access to Society Publications'.

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ALERT This Record was originally used to reference the Vaughan Archaeological and Historical Society - and, in particular, the Annual W G Hoskins Lecture. That Lecture has more recently been organized by the Friends of the Centre for English Local History - so I am citing here that Organization instead. The Friends 'are an active and enthusiastic group of local historians, with a wide range of interests. Members may attend the Thursday afternoon seminars held in Leicester, receive our annual Newsletter and join any of the events on our programme, which include outings, study days or weekends and conferences'.

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'All Winter Lectures will be held ... on Saturdays at 2.30 pm unless otherwise stated.'

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'We meet every Tuesday at 10 am - 12 noon between September & July with the exception of school holidays.'

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'The Hebden Bridge Local History Society was formed in 1949 and is a section of the Hebden Bridge Literary and Scientific Society which celebrated its hundredth anniversary in 2005. The Society organises a winter programme from September to March ... Summer walks and other activities are arranged for the rest of the year.'

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'Just come along to one of our meetings, at 7.30 pm on the second Tuesday in the month.'

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Revived in 2017: ‘This Branch of the HA are already getting support from many people in Bristol who are outside the education world who are excited at the idea of talks, events and walks that connect with the History of their city and give them a chance to learn more about History in general‘.

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'Talks are open to the public and are free to HA members, associate members and students; others are asked for a small contribution towards expenses. Where appropriate, all events are followed by an informal social gathering to which all who attend are warmly invited.'

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Monthly meetings, usually Thursday evenings, October - June.

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Monthly meetings, Tuesday evenings: 'If you are a full national member of the HA, you are automatically also a member of our branch ... If you don’t feel you want to join the HA as a full member, you can still join our branch as an associate member, and can attend meetings free of charge. You will also get regular newsletters (by email if you prefer), which include information about history-related events in the area, and details of our guided visits to places of historic interest in the London area and even further afield ...'

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Monthly meetings, Saturday afternoons.

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'Talks are held ... on the second Thursday of the month at 5.30pm.'

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Monthly meetings, Monday evenings. (Some Meetings are held in Gloucester.)

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Monthly Saturday afternoon meetings: 'We also would like to invite our attendees to a pre-lecture luncheon. The food is very good and reasonably priced. If you would like to take advantage of this offer, please call the club steward and book a table (by the Wednesday before the lecture is due to take place).'

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'All meetings on Tuesdays at 8 pm.'

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'Unless otherwise stated meetings will be held at 7.30 pm on Wednesdays.'

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All meetings start at 7.00 pm, days vary: 'This is a joint programme in collaboration with the History Department at the University of Plymouth.'

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Monthly meetings, Friday evenings.

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Monthly meetings, Wednesday evenings.

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Monthly winter meetings, Wednesday evenings. Calendar includes details of other events and courses held in and around Sittingbourne.

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'The meetings of the Society are usually held on the fourth Thursday in each month at 7.30 pm ... Lectures are free for members with a £2.00 charge for non-members.'

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'Monthly meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month from September until May ... at 7.30 pm. Membership costs £10 for an individual and £19 for 2 people living at the same address. Non members are more than welcome at just £2 per meeting.'

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'Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month ... Non-members are welcome to attend and will be asked to pay a visitors fee of £2.00 per person, per talk.'

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'All meetings will be held ... on Mondays at 7.30 pm.'

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'Regular monthly meetings are held ... usually on the evening of the third Thursday of each month ... commencing at 8 pm.'

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'We arrange eight evening meetings each year with talks by guest speakers or members ... Meetings take place ... starting at 7.45 pm. Everyone is welcome but there is a charge of £2 for non-members.'

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'The Group has an extensive programme of lectures and events.'

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'The Society meets every third Tuesday of the month from September to April at 7.30 pm ... when we have a visiting speaker.'

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'Each year The Old Edinburgh Club organises a programme of activities for members. Lectures are given by guest speakers each month from October to March (the Winter Programme). They cover a wide variety of topics relating to Edinburgh's history and development ... Lectures are free to members and open to non-members paying a small fee (currently £2.00).'

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Monthly meetings, Wednesday evenings: 'From its beginning in 2000 the History Group has maintained a programme of monthly talks from guest speakers on a host of local history topics. Visits to local places of interest also feature in the group’s programme. The group manages an archive available to members of local historical documents and photographs that have been donated by local people.'

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Monthly meetings, Tuesday evenings.

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Monthly meetings, Monday evenings.

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'Meets at 8 pm on the second Thursday of the month from September to June inclusive.'

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Extensive programme of talks. Alert Record formerly entitled Lower Test Valley Archaeological Study Group. The work of the Group is now being continued as the Romsey Local History Society: 'Despite its name, its main activity was in the field of local history. As now, the LTVAS Group was run by a committee. The committee had originally consisted of 3 sections, namely "History", "Friends of Botley Road Cemetery", and "Archaeology" but this structure has since morphed into a single entity now known as the "Romsey Local History Society".'

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'Winter lectures are held on the first and third Wednesdays of every month.'

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Monthly meetings, Wednesday evenings.

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'The group aims to hold monthly meetings on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.'

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'We meet ... at 7.15 pm on the second Tuesday in the month with the exception of October which is the first Tuesday due to Goose Fair. Tea and biscuits available before the meeting. Talks begin at 7.30 pm.'

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Meetings 'are held each month from September to May when talks are given, primarily on Tewkesbury topics, although subjects of a wider historical nature are also included'.

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'The Historical Society for Leeds and District. Founded 1889.' Monthly meetings, Tuesday evenings.

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'Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month (except August) at 7.30 pm.'

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'All talks are held on the last Friday of the month.'

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Meetings 'normally second Monday of the month, September to May, 19.30'.

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'Meetings from October to April start at 8.00 pm, preceded by coffee at 7.30 pm.'

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Bimonthly evening meetings, usually last Friday of the month, starting at 7.30 pm.

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'We meet at 7.30 pm ... on the fourth Monday in the month, from September to March, to hear a talk on a historical subject. Tea and coffee are available from 7.00 pm.'

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Winter monthly evening meetings, usually third Tuesday of the month, 7.30 pm.

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'Meets once a month from September through to May with nine evening talks.'

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