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'The umbrella organisation for literary societies and groups in the UK. We were formed in 1973 and currently have around 125 members ... We provide support and advice on a variety of literary subjects, as well as promoting cooperation between member societies. Each year we have a weekend event hosted by a different member society.'

* Alliance of Literary Societies
Visits to the Website1217
Views of 'Full' Record2271

Art Fund has helped museums and galleries buy great works of art since 1903. Through sales of the National Art Pass, corporate members and the support of trusts and foundations, Art Fund has ensured museums across the UK are able to display great art for everyone to enjoy ... Our network of 57 volunteer committees organise a lively and varied programme of fundraising events, lectures, trips and outings for existing members and potential supporters all over the UK.‘

* Art Fund
Visits to the Website71
Views of 'Full' Record86

‘The AIA is the national organisation for people who share an interest in Britain’s industrial past. It brings together groups and individuals with an interest and expertise in identifying, recording, preserving and presenting the remains of the industrial past ... Affiliated membership is available to societies, clubs and groups, whether of local interest or of national specialist interest, so that they can have a voice in national matters and their members can be aware of what is happening in the wider field. By adding their strength to the AIA it increases our voice and position when representing industrial archaeology at a national or European level.‘

* Association for Industrial Archaeology
Visits to the Website62
Views of 'Full' Record92

Access to details of philatelic Federations, National & Specialist Societies, Local Societies: 'As not all societies are members of the ABPS it may be that their details will not be available as the records of contact, telephone and email addresses may not be recorded.'

* Association of British Philatelic Societies
Visits to the Website881
Views of 'Full' Record1327

'We are a mobile audio webcasting service, which concentrates on recording academic research. We are hired by universities, learned societies and research institutes to record  their research as presented at conferences, symposia, workshops, public lectures and seminars and to disseminate it  to a ready-made world-wide audience.'

* Backdoor Broadcasting Company
Visits to the Website1434
Views of 'Full' Record1836

Scottish Book News and Events.

Category Bookshops
* Books from Scotland
Visits to the Website1551
Views of 'Full' Record1147

'Organises regular guided visits to archives, libraries, museums and other places of interest; arranges regular conferences in London and the regions; commissions a prestigious annual lecture; offers benefits to society members, including access to events at the members' rate ...'

* British Association for Local History
Visits to the Website861
Views of 'Full' Record1621

'The national organisation which represents numismatic societies throughout the United Kingdom. It exists to promote the study of numismatics by bringing these societies and their members together to share and increase their interest and expertise in coins, tokens and currency.'

* British Association of Numismatic Societies
Visits to the Website940
Views of 'Full' Record1587

'Set up in 1874 to promote and further the craft of beekeeping and to advance the education of the public in the importance of bees in the environment. It is the UK's leading organisation representing beekeepers.'

* British Beekeepers Association
Visits to the Website761
Views of 'Full' Record1604

'Brings together amateurs, commercial growers and the scientific community in a single forum. Membership currently comprises the fifty or so British Orchid Societies, the British Orchid Growers' Association, National Botanic Gardens maintaining significant orchid collections at Kew and Glasgow, the Eric Young Orchid Foundation in Jersey and the Royal Horticultural Society, with its major collection at Wisley.'

Category Orchid Societies
* British Orchid Council
Visits to the Website836
Views of 'Full' Record2523

'Founded in 1933 to promote dowsing in the United Kingdom and beyond. We presently offer a wide range of courses and training, and host a wide variety of meetings and activities centred on this ancient art, together with our annual conference held in September.'

Category Dowsing
* British Society of Dowsers
Visits to the Website1194
Views of 'Full' Record2426

'The national charity for the civic movement in England. We make places more attractive, enjoyable and distinctive. We promote civic pride.'

* Civic Voice
Visits to the Website2423
Views of 'Full' Record1519

Links to details of CA Branches throughout the UK - some of which have their own website: 'The Classical Association has a number of affiliated organisations to whom we award grants to support Classics in local areas. These "branches" are often (but not always) run out of university Classics departments and events take the form of lectures, play readings and excursions, to name but a few.'

* Classical Association
Visits to the Website1029
Views of 'Full' Record1261

'Culture24’s Direct Data Entry (DDE) database is the UK’s most comprehensive database of visual arts and heritage venue, events and exhibition listings. It’s free to input listings and we share them out with publishing partners for free too – our aim is to get them shared and used far and wide.'

* Culture24
Visits to the Website1079
Views of 'Full' Record1377

'A categorized & cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet; A list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online; A free jumping-off point for you to use in your online research; A "card catalog" to the genealogical collection in the immense library that is the Internet; Your genealogical research portal onto the Internet.'

* Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Visits to the Website868
Views of 'Full' Record1305

Includes 'a series of new public art commissions and over 45 major exhibitions at galleries, museums and artist-run spaces'. Usually held each year in August.

Category Art Galleries
* Edinburgh Art Festival
Visits to the Website1180
Views of 'Full' Record1287

'In short the Federation aims to be a body of societies united in their attempts to help each other find the best ways of working for their common cause of creating a fully successful astronomical society. In this way it endeavours to be a true federation, rather than some remote central organization disseminating information only from its own limited experience.'

* Federation of Astronomical Societies
Visits to the Website1129
Views of 'Full' Record1812

'An educational charity with over 160 member societies throughout the world. Most of them focus on a particular geographical area or on a specific surname but there are also a variety of other specialist organisations.'

* Federation of Family History Societies
Visits to the Website868
Views of 'Full' Record1423

'Across the UK, there are a large number of fantastic organic gardening groups, clubs, organisations and gardens supporting local residents with their organic growing.'

* Garden Organic
Visits to the Website995
Views of 'Full' Record1479

'Provides a virtual reference library of genealogical information of particular relevance to the UK and Ireland. It is a non-commercial service, maintained by a charitable trust and a group of volunteers.'

* GENUKI
Visits to the Website896
Views of 'Full' Record1298

'Join us for an interesting and informative evening! The Geologists’ Association organizes a series of illustrated evening lectures on a wide range of geological topics. These take place on the first Friday of the month ... Tea is served from 5.30 pm and the lectures begin at 6 pm. Wine and nibbles are available after the meetings ... Non-members are very welcome to attend for an introductory visit - please telephone ... or email ... the Executive Secretary to book a place ... The Geologists’ Association is not just for those with ready access to London. Many Members throughout the British Isles have formed Local Groups, which organize their own meetings and events, or also belong to Affiliated Societies.’

* Geologists' Association
Visits to the Website1284
Also indexedFestival of Geology
Views of 'Full' Record1535

'There are 148 gardening clubs and societies in the Gloucestershire Federation of Gardening Societies.' Note the rolling section Gardening clubs meeting in the next week in the middle of the Home Page.

* Gloucestershire Federation of Gardening Societies
Visits to the Website1273
Views of 'Full' Record2515

'There are about 170 horticultural societies from Hampshire and the surrounding counties in the Hampshire Federation of Horticultural Societies and these are listed in 10 areas around the main towns/cities.'

* Hampshire Federation of Horticultural Societies
Visits to the Website1457
Views of 'Full' Record2018

Heritage Trust Network is a membership organisation run by people who have delivered amazing heritage projects against all the odds. Our mission is to help others do the same ... We operate throughout the United Kingdom, drawing together and supporting the work of local heritage groups, whether constituted as building preservation trusts, community trusts or social enterprises.‘

* Heritage Trust Network
Visits to the Website50
Views of 'Full' Record99

'Preserving and promoting over 1,600 historic houses, castles and gardens.'

* Historic Houses Association
Visits to the Website875
Views of 'Full' Record1678

'At Humanists UK, we want a tolerant world where rational thinking and kindness prevail. We work to support lasting change for a better society, championing ideas for the one life we have ... We started out in 1896, and since then we’ve always been a growing movement at the forefront of social change. Today we’re trusted by over 70,000 members and supporters and over 70 local and special interest affiliates to promote humanism.'

 

* Humanists UK
Visits to the Website1124
Named Lectures & TalksShelley Lecture | Voltaire Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record1614

'Founded in 1989 to further the conservation, restoration and public awareness of a too little known but significant section of our cultural heritage. It aims to develop links between its constituent members by means of co-operative agreements, newsletters, social gatherings, seminars, workshops and meetings.'

* Independent Libraries Association
Visits to the Website1320
Views of 'Full' Record1438

'Discover iTunes U and never stop learning. Download lectures, discussions, language lessons, and more — all from top universities, schools, and other cultural institutions around the world ...

* iTunes U
Visits to the Website1026
Views of 'Full' Record1262

'The Federation, formed in 1938, was originally based on societies from Kent. Since 2001 however, several societies from East Sussex, and more recently clubs from Surrey, have been welcomed, bringing our present membership to around 200 affiliated societies, clubs and organisations.'

* Kent Federation of Horticultural Societies
Visits to the Website1209
Views of 'Full' Record2999

'Established in 2007, Literary Festivals UK provides a dedicated online platform to promote community Literary Festivals and authors from the UK and Ireland. Over 350 literary festivals are listed and hundreds of authors. The site gets 10,000 visitors a week in peak season with social media reach in excess of 3 million pa.'

* Literary Festivals UK
Visits to the Website1279
Views of 'Full' Record1627

'Represents groups of volunteers interested in conserving cemeteries large and small. The Cemetery Friends give their time clearing and maintaining areas, often working with local ecology groups to maintain a balance between wildlife and heritage. Friends may also provide guided walks, open days and special events and work on projects with English Heritage and other organisations. Some groups have restored memorials and chapels.'

Category Cemeteries
* National Federation of Cemetery Friends
Visits to the Website807
Views of 'Full' Record2028

'One of the largest general philatelic societies in Great Britain whose members are drawn from throughout the UK and Overseas. The Society offers the renowned National Philatelic Society Library. UK members may borrow by post or obtain photocopies of material (copyright permitting). Browse the Library catalogues on line and contact the Library ... The Society holds its Meetings, normally on the second Saturday of the month (except August).'

* National Philatelic Society
Visits to the Website33
Also indexedNational Philatelic Society Library
Views of 'Full' Record158

'List of websites and contact details of groups affiliated to the National Secular Society ... These groups are independent of the NSS, but all support the aims of the Society.'

* National Secular Society
Visits to the Website1801
Views of 'Full' Record1370
* National Trust for Scotland Members' Centres and Friends' Groups
Visits to the Website783
Views of 'Full' Record1323

Access to some details of about 40 Affiliated Societies.

* North Western Naturalists' Union
Visits to the Website768
Views of 'Full' Record1529

'The country's busiest, largest free family history forum site.'

* RootsChat
Visits to the Website1075
Views of 'Full' Record2060

‘We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. We want to enrich everyone's life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.’

* Royal Horticultural Society
Visits to the Website1186
Views of 'Full' Record1439

'Meetings are held from September to June, normally on alternate Thursdays. They are of two types: the first is of a formal nature, at which one or more papers are read accompanied by displays by individual members, and usually starts at 5 pm; the second consists of a display of stamps, postal history etc. in the frames contributed by one or more members, with or without a written paper. This meeting is open from 1 pm to 6 pm. Tea is served to members and their guests at all meetings ... It is not necessary for a prospective member to be an advanced philatelist.'

* Royal Philatelic Society London, The
Visits to the Website883
Views of 'Full' Record1640

'Brings together nine internationally renowned research institutes to form the UK's national centre for the support of researchers and the promotion of research in the humanities.'

* School of Advanced Study [London]
Visits to the Website895
Views of 'Full' Record1227

‘The organisation’s purposes are to support honey bees and beekeepers, to improve the standard of beekeeping, and to promote honey bee products in Scotland through: * The advancement of education in relation to the craft of beekeeping; * The advancement of the heritage, culture and science of beekeeping; * The advancement of environmental protection by conservation of the honey bee.’

* Scottish Beekeepers Association
Visits to the Website925
Views of 'Full' Record1317

‘The national body for the civic movement in Scotland. It engages proactively with local civic groups across Scotland and regularly comments and campaigns for the improvement of Scotland's individual buildings and areas of distinction. The Trust seeks to encourage active interest in all aspects of the built environment. It liaises with many organisations, bodies and individuals in the pursuit of its objectives. It remains an important champion of Scotland's places.’

* Scottish Civic Trust
Visits to the Website1011
Views of 'Full' Record1418

‘The Trust successfully champions the cause of wildlife through policy and campaigning work, demonstrates best practice through practical conservation and innovative partnerships, and inspires people to take positive action through its education and engagement activities. It also manages a network of 120 wildlife reserves across Scotland and is a member of the UK-wide Wildlife Trusts movement.’

Category Wildlife Trusts
* Scottish Wildlife Trust
Visits to the Website1088
Views of 'Full' Record1149

'Founded in 1965 to promote understanding and friendship between the British and Chinese people. It is open to all who subscribe to these aims.'

Category China
* Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding
Visits to the Website911
Views of 'Full' Record1394

'Founded in 1911 the Society of Genealogists (SoG) is Britain’s premier family history society. The Society maintains a splendid genealogical library and education centre in Clerkenwell in London.'

* Society of Genealogists
Visits to the Website853
Views of 'Full' Record1299
* Southern Area Group of Astronomical Societies
Visits to the Website971
Views of 'Full' Record1347

'A nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world.'

* TED - Ideas Worth Spreading
Visits to the Website947
Views of 'Full' Record1754

'Become part of our network of over 90,000 people worldwide - brought together through a shared curiosity for the arts and our artistic heritage. The Arts Society offers enjoyable opportunities to discover and support the arts of yesterday, today and tomorrow, wherever you are. Our events provide welcoming places – locally, nationally and globally – to hear excellent lecturers share their specialist knowledge about the arts.'

* The Arts Society
Visits to the Website387
Also indexedNational Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies
Views of 'Full' Record355

'Consists of 15 Societies and is one of the smallest areas geographically with a great concentration of very active societies.'

Category Surrey
* The Arts Society - East Surrey
Visits to the Website177
Views of 'Full' Record330

'We are now called The Arts Society, a name and brand that more clearly represents who we are and what we do. It communicates the broad nature of the lecture topics which now incorporate all the arts, and makes a strong statement about our role in the community and wider society. The monogram, with interlocking A and S, communicates a value at the heart of the organisation connecting people to the arts and to each other.'

Category London
* The Arts Society - Greater London
Visits to the Website237
Views of 'Full' Record460

'A great way to expand your knowledge of the arts, as well as having fun helping to conserve our heritage. Look at our podcasts. We’d love to entice you in!'

Category The Arts Society
* The Arts Society - Kent
Visits to the Website237
Views of 'Full' Record412

Access to details of some 20 Societies. ALERT At Review, a Website for the North West Area of The Arts Society could not be found.

* The Arts Society - North West
Visits to the Website174
Views of 'Full' Record636

'Each Society of the 25 in the South West Area organises a full programme of lectures, Special Interest Days and visits. Details of society programmes can be found by contacting the individual Society,whose contact details can be found on the Societies page. Details of area events and visits are on the Special Interest Days and the News/Courses pages ...'

Category The Arts Society
* The Arts Society - South West
Visits to the Website233
Views of 'Full' Record780

'From Chichester in the west to Hastings in the east there are twenty four individual Societies in The Arts Society Sussex Area further details of which can be found in the Societies section. Our Societies bring together groups of like minded individuals through regular meetings, lectures by top experts. study days, visits, tours and a number of volunteering activities including Church Recording, Heritage Volunteering and our Young Arts programmes.'

Category The Arts Society
* The Arts Society - Sussex
Visits to the Website212
Views of 'Full' Record460

The Wessex Area of The Arts Society has 22 societies in the area from the coast of Dorset, covering part of Somerset, Bath, all of Wiltshire, and beyond the M4. Each society is autonomous, but all broadly follow the same theme of holding an hour long lecture once a month, usually 10 times a year, given by an accredited Arts Society lecturer. These lectures cover all manner of subjects from fine art, to porcelain, jewellery, furniture, music and all related arts subjects.'

Category The Arts Society
* The Arts Society - Wessex
Visits to the Website229
Views of 'Full' Record530

'There are currently 22 Societies including South Wales, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire, Bristol and Malmesbury, further details of which can be found in the Societies section.'

Category South Wales
* The Arts Society - West Mercia
Visits to the Website207
Views of 'Full' Record463

'From the Welsh borders to Warwickshire and Staffordshire, there are 16 individual societies in the West Midlands Area, further details of which can be found in the Societies section.'

Category West Midlands
* The Arts Society - West Midlands
Visits to the Website186
Views of 'Full' Record317

'One of eighteen areas within the UK. It provides a link between The Arts Society centrally and the eighteen local Societies within our defined area. There are about 4500 members collectively in the Societies of West Surrey Area.'

Category The Arts Society
* The Arts Society - West Surrey
Visits to the Website87
Views of 'Full' Record112

'The Society was formed in 1938 with the object of furthering interest in cultivation of the fuchsia.'

* The British Fuchsia Society
Visits to the Website981
Views of 'Full' Record1693

'A society, once formed, is quite free and independent, except that it is guided by a minimum of rules drawn up by the Federation of Old Cornwall Societies, on which it is represented by delegates and to which it pays a nominal affiliation fee. It does, however, plan its own work to suit its size, situation and membership, and fixes its own subscriptions. Meetings are held once a month during the winter, when talks, sometimes with slides, and also other indoor activities are enjoyed ...'

* The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies
Visits to the Website997
Views of 'Full' Record1637

'A UK national charity dedicated to the research and conservation of designed landscapes and to campaigning on their behalf. The Gardens Trust, as the statutory consultee in England for registered parks and gardens, plays a key conservation role, and more widely supports the County and Country Gardens Trusts in protecting and conserving our landscape heritage. The Gardens Trust was formed in 2015 from the merger of the Garden History Society (GHS) and the Association of Gardens Trusts (AGT).

* The Gardens Trust
Visits to the Website211
Also indexedGarden History Society | Association of Gardens Trusts
Views of 'Full' Record480

'A major UK engineering institution whose activities encompass the whole materials cycle, from exploration and extraction, through characterisation, processing, forming, finishing and application, to product recycling and land reuse. It exists to promote and develop all aspects of materials science and engineering, geology, mining and associated technologies, mineral and petroleum engineering and extraction metallurgy, as a leading authority in the worldwide materials and mining community.'

* The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
Visits to the Website1206
Views of 'Full' Record1415

'We’re a charity founded in 1895 by three people who saw the importance of our nation’s heritage and open spaces and wanted to preserve them for everyone to enjoy. More than 120 years later, these values are still at the heart of everything we do. We look after special places throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland for ever, for everyone.'

* The National Trust
Visits to the Website731
Views of 'Full' Record1474
* The National Trust for Scotland
Visits to the Website738
Views of 'Full' Record1121

The Section 'Affiliates' provides contact details for Groups and Affiliated Societies of the OSGB. In addition: 'We hold monthly meetings for those members who are able to come to London on a Saturday afternoon. Each meeting is different. There is usually an experienced speaker who may talk about travel, cultivation or any other subject related to orchids. Members bring their plants to display at the monthly table show which offers a chance to see a wide variety of orchids in flower. The plants are judged and awarded and there is a short discussion about their history, cultivation and merits ... Tea and coffee are available and members have a chance to chat with the each other and the guest speaker and ask the questions that have been bothering them for ages. "Why won’t my Phalaenopsis flower?" is the most common; no question is too silly to ask ...'

Category Orchid Societies
* The Orchid Society of Great Britain
Visits to the Website1340
Views of 'Full' Record1754

'A membership organisation that co-ordinates activities for photographic Clubs in England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland (including the Channel Islands and Isle of Man).'

* The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain
Visits to the Website888
Views of 'Full' Record1068

'The Railway Magazine is Britain's best-selling general interest rail title. Published continuously since 1897, it commands the utmost respect among professionals and enthusiasts for authoritative and informed news coverage.' Monthly meetings and exhibitions calendar.

Category Railway History
* The Railway Magazine
Visits to the Website883
Views of 'Full' Record1467

‘The Wildlife Trusts is a grassroots movement of people from a wide range of backgrounds and all walks of life, who believe that we need nature and nature needs us.  We have more than 800,000 members, 40,000 volunteers, 2,000 staff and 600 trustees. Each Wildlife Trust is an independent charity formed by people getting together to make a positive difference to wildlife and future generations, starting where they live.’

Category Wildlife Trusts
* The Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts
Visits to the Website629
Views of 'Full' Record1069

’The Transport Trust is the only national charity established to promote and encourage the preservation and restoration of Britain's unique transport heritage in all its forms - road, rail, wings and water.‘

* Transport Trust
Visits to the Website69
Views of 'Full' Record91

‘Events open to the public from the University of Cambridge.’

* University of Cambridge
Visits to the Website1716
Views of 'Full' Record2016

‘We host a range of events worldwide, nationally and in London. These include festivals, student fairs, academic events, exhibitions in Senate House Library, and much more.’

* University of London
Visits to the Website1434
Views of 'Full' Record1438

'Events listed here are open to everyone. Whether you want to listen to a lecture, learn a new skill, take in a concert or an exhibition, see a play staged by Oxford University students or attend one of our sporting events, there's always something going on.'

* University of Oxford
Visits to the Website2560
Views of 'Full' Record2354
* Welsh Beekeepers' Association
Visits to the Website793
Views of 'Full' Record1344

'We are an association of amateur and professional naturalists covering a wide range of aspects of natural history. We deal with the "old" county of Yorkshire, as individuals and through our many Affiliated Societies, many of which are local naturalists' groups.'

* Yorkshire Naturalists' Union
Visits to the Website1106
Views of 'Full' Record2382

'The aim of the 21st Century Challenges series ... is to improve public understanding of, and engagement with, some of the key issues likely to affect our lives and society in the coming years and thereby aid people in making their own informed decisions and judgements on these issues.' ALERT 'Public discussions ran from 2007 to March 2017. The aim of these events was to consider the big social, environmental and economic challenges of our time.'

21st Century Challenges
Visits to the Website2802
Views of 'Full' Record2304

'Quirky 18th-century, 16 sided house with fascinating interior decoration and collections.' Occasional talks are given.

Category Exmouth
A la Ronde
Visits to the Website1318
Also indexedNational Trust
Views of 'Full' Record1864

'Abbot Hall, which opened in 1962, is a nationally significant art gallery with outstanding collections. It has one of the strongest exhibition programmes outside London.' The Hall has offered gallery talks, evening lectures, including those organized by the Friends of the Lakeland Arts Trust.

Category Art Galleries
Abbot Hall Art Gallery
Visits to the Website2032
Also indexedLakeland Arts Trust
Views of 'Full' Record1962

ALERT 'The Heritage Centre closed in August 2015 after attempts, by Abbot House Heritage Centre Trust, to find alternative funding for the centre failed. In March 2016 it was announced that the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust had taken over ownership of Abbot House, and that they intend to re-open the building to the public ...' [Wikipedia 12 September 2017]. 'After extensive consideration of a range of options to return Abbot House to the heart of the community, the Trust has identified an operating model which aims to provide long term stability for the role, care and maintenance of the building.' [Carnegie Dunfermline Trust 2018]

Category Dunfermline
Abbot House Heritage Centre
Visits to the Website1530
Also indexedCarnegie Dunfermline Trust
Views of 'Full' Record1683

'Welcome to the one of the oldest Gardening Societies in the country which was established before 1866 ... One of our main attractions is our monthly Social evenings (and 2 very popular quiz nights). Guest speakers present garden related topics and everyone is welcome to these social evenings. They run from September to May ... every 3rd Thursday of the month, starting at 8 pm.'

Abbots Langley Gardening Society
Visits to the Website1765
Views of 'Full' Record4160

'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.'

Abbots Langley Local History Society
Visits to the Website1832
Views of 'Full' Record3890

Winter monthly lecture programme: 'Lectures will be held at 7.30 pm'. ALERT Latest 'Talks' Programme listed at Review was for 2016/17.

Category Ceredigion
Aberaeron Society
Visits to the Website1226
Views of 'Full' Record1954

'Exists to assist and promote the study of genealogy and family history based on the North-East corner of Scotland. This area covers the old counties of Aberdeenshire, Banffshire, Kincardineshire and Morayshire ... Regular meetings are held throughout the year, covering many topics of interest to family historians ... All of our meetings are open to non-members and there is no charge for attending.'

Aberdeen & NE Scotland Family History Society
Visits to the Website1283
Views of 'Full' Record1730
Aberdeen & NE Scotland Family History Society - Aberdeen
Visits to the Website1278
Views of 'Full' Record1929
Aberdeen & NE Scotland Family History Society - Edinburgh
Visits to the Website1301
Views of 'Full' Record2072
Aberdeen & NE Scotland Family History Society - Glasgow
Visits to the Website1291
Views of 'Full' Record2031
Aberdeen & NE Scotland Family History Society - Moray/Banff
Visits to the Website1195
Views of 'Full' Record2083

ALERT At Review: 'Aberdeen Art Gallery is closed for a major £30-million redevelopment ... Aberdeen Art Gallery may be closed but we have lots going on at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, The Tolbooth Museum, Aberdeen Treasure Hub and other venues throughout the city'.

Category Aberdeen City
Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums
Visits to the Website1520
Also indexedAberdeen Maritime Museum | The Tolbooth Museum
Views of 'Full' Record2168

'Meets monthly (second Tuesday of the month) from September to May ... AAS also meets once a month (fourth Tuesday of the month throughout the year) at Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, where we hold informal observing evenings. If you want to try out a few telescopes or learn how to get the most out of your model, then these are the evenings for you. AAS members are also on hand to point out features of the night sky. If the skies are cloudy then we retreat inside the Centre for astronomical discussions!'

Category Aberdeen City
Aberdeen Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1696
Views of 'Full' Record2664

'Unless otherwise stated, all meetings will be held in the Royal Northern & University Club ... at 7.30 for 8 pm ... Members are reminded that a dress code is enforced at the club. Gentlemen are to wear a shirt and jacket. The club’s private bar is not open to us although drinks can be purchased in the Mirror Room.'

Category Aberdeen City
Aberdeen Civic Society
Visits to the Website1642
Views of 'Full' Record1993

'Meetings are free to attend and open to all. They are held on Tuesdays 4-5 pm ... Refreshments are available from 3.30 pm.'

Category Entomology
Aberdeen Entomological Club
Visits to the Website1482
Views of 'Full' Record3264

'Our members are a lively mix of professionals and amateurs, with a shared enthusiasm for all things geological.  We aim to attract members of all ages and disciplines.  Our aim is to enjoy geology, sharing knowledge and experience, whatever your starting point. We run a winter lecture programme.'

Aberdeen Geological Society
Visits to the Website1478
Views of 'Full' Record3354

'Meetings are held on Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm, twice monthly, from September to April.'

Aberdeen Philatelic Society
Visits to the Website1350
Views of 'Full' Record1895

'The Society has currently 85 members. Its annual programme runs from October, usually with a Greek Evening in the form of a party. After a show of short films on Greece, Greek food and drinks are provided for members and the evening concludes with Greek music and dance. Subsequent meetings, usually in Room 10 New King's, University of Aberdeen, take the form of illustrated lectures. They are held at approximately monthly intervals and are followed by refreshments ...'

Category Greece
Aberdeen Scottish Hellenic Society
Visits to the Website1508
Views of 'Full' Record2549

'Our meetings are held every second Tuesday of each month starting at 8.00 pm ... Members [and those visiting our website] are encouraged to take every opportunity to interest fellow ferroequinologists in our society.'

Category Abergavenny
Abergavenny & District Steam Railway Society
Visits to the Website1326
Views of 'Full' Record2708

'Meetings are open from 7 pm and the talks start promptly at 7.15 pm. Everyone welcome ... Come along and get a new perspective on the universe in which you live!'

Abergavenny Astronomy Society
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‘On a typical evening, people start arriving some time after 7pm as we are setting up for the evening. We start at 7:30pm and end at 9:30pm with a break for tea or coffee at 8:30pm. In any evening we may have sessions such as: * A presentation from a professional photographer, showing their photographs and techniques; * A member evening, showing and talking about photographs; * A practical evening, taking photographs; * A competition, where our photographs are praised, criticize and given points by an expert judge.’

Abergavenny Camera Club
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'Through our outstanding programme of activities, including product tastings, kids’ activities, masterclasses, hands-on cookery lessons and topical debates, we provide the inside track on food issues, offer new ideas about the future of our food and showcase rising stars emerging from the industry.' Held Mid September.

Abergavenny Food Festival
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'The society, formed in 1977, now has a membership of nearly 400. Lectures are held on a monthly basis usually on the third Thursday from September to May. If you are visiting the area you are welcome to attend any lecture. If you come more than once, please take out membership.'

Abergavenny Local History Society
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Usually meet fortnightly, Monday evenings: 'The meetings begin at 7.30 pm prompt unless otherwise stated ... All are welcome to come along for a couple of evenings to try us out before becoming a member ... Above all, we are a friendly, helpful club, open to both novice and experienced alike ... 'The Club was formed in 2008 to provide a friendly, social meeting place for members with an interest in photography'.

Abergele Camera Club
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Views of 'Full' Record2541

Monthly lectures, Wednesday evenings.

Abertay Historical Society
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Abertay University
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