All meetings take place at:

 

Arnold Labour Club
Bonington House, 79 High Street, Arnold, Nottingham. NG5 7DN

commence at 7pm

Programme of Speakers for 2017: 

 

    

 

17th January

'The Lost Once Grand Houses of Arnold'

by

Peter Hunt

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21st February

 

 

'Rationing, Rissoles and Rock and Roll'

Growing up in the fifties in the terraced streets of Sneinton

 

 

Mick Wysall

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21st March

 

Annual General Meeting (with buffet)

 

 'Just Us!'

A light hearted evening reminiscing with words and music.

 

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18th April

 

'Footpads, Kings and Highwaymen'

The Old Great North Road, the haunt of highwaymen, scenes of battle and the site of murders!

 

 

Ian Morgan

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16th May

 

'Albert Ball, Nottingham's World War One Ace Pilot'

Albert Ball's own account of his life and adventures 100 years after his death.

 

 

Peter Hammond


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21st June

 

'The History of the Malt Cross' 

 

 

Dr Rebekah Wood

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Tuesday 18th July

The ALHG Treasure Hunt!

The Arnold Local History Group Welcome you to their First Treasure Hunt.

A light hearted evening stroll around Arnold. Start and finish at the

Robin Hood and Little John P H

Fun evening for all come and join us!

 

 

There will be no meeting in August  

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19th September

 

'The Arnold Methodist Church 50th Anniversary'

The Methodist's in Arnold!  The story of the church and its many characters. 

 

 

Arnold Harris

Please note this meeting will be held at the Methodist Church Front Street, Arnold

Commencing at 7.00 pm

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17th October

 

'George Sanderson's Remarkable Map'

Published in 1835,the story behind this amazing map, remarkable for being round and for its incredible amount of detail.

 

 

Adrian Henstock

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21st November

 

'They called it Passchendaele'

 

 

Andy McKinnon

 

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No meeting in December.

 

next meeting January 16th 2018

 

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Bonington House