Winter Programme

Meetings are held at 7.30pm on the second Thursday of the month (September to April) at The Trinity Centre, Church Hill, Mill Street, Sutton Coldfield B72 1TF. Parking is available at the Trinity Centre. Non-members are warmly welcome (admission £4.00).

Thursday 8th September 2022

“Care & Responsibility of Sutton Park” A talk by Matthew Barker, a Ranger at Sutton Park.

Thursday 13th October 2022

“Lichfield Canal or River?“ Presented by Bob Williams, Director of Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust Limited.

Thursday 10th November 2022

“Home Guard in Sutton Coldfield” Presented by former military man, historian, and author Peter Shergold.

Thursday 8th December 2022

“Christmas Plays at the Rep 1913 Onwards” A talk by Sylvia Gill, a volunteer guide from Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thursday 12th January 2023

“The Privy Council” Presented by Alex Galloway, former Clerk of the Privy Council.

Thursday 9th February 2023

“Looking at the History of Selly Manor, Minworth Greaves and Bournville…… Cadbury Connections” Presented by Daniel Callicott, Heritage Manager at Selly Manor Museum

Thursday 9th March 2023

Beyond “Steaming up to Sutton”: Competition, Cooperation and the Railway Grouping of 1923 Presented by Stephen Lea.

Thursday 13th April 2023

“My Year in Office” Presented by Councillor Maureen Cornish, the Rt. Wor. The Lord Mayor of Birmingham.