Programme for 2016


Previous Years' Programmes
Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, in the Wesley Hall, School Road at 7:30pm (unless otherwise stated)


14th January
 Members' Evening - Several short talks on members’ own researches
11th February
Mark Mitchels - Oliver Cromwell

10th March
Chris Miller - The Suffolk Punch Horse, and its place in East Anglian History

 14th April
EMHG’s 16th Anniversary Meeting
Clive Paine: Suffolk Men at Waterloo

12th May
** July tickets on sale **
Justyn Keeble
- Elmswell’s WW2 Home Guard
9th June
** July tickets on sale **
7
pm - Annual General Meeting
, then
Brian Milner - Six Hospitals & a Chapel in Medieval Bury St Edmunds
14th July Annual Outing - 7pm - meet at Great War Huts Project, Brook Farm, Bells Lane, Hawstead, IP29 5NW.
Tickets on sale at meetings in May and June, or from Stella on 01359-242601.
8th September
*Annual SUBS Due*
Peter Davidson: Ups & Downs - Barnardo’s Foster Children in Suffolk, 1890-1950
13th October
*Dec. tickets on sale*
Christine Redington: Women’s Work in the Great War
10th November
*Dec. tickets on sale*
Pip Wright: Class of 1763, Earl Stonham Charity School
8th December
* Tel. 01359-242601 for tickets*
Michael Rimmer: Angel Roofs of East Anglia (featuring beautiful music & stunning photographs)
Light seasonal refreshments will be served.




Programme for 2017


Previous Years' Programmes
Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, in the Wesley Hall, School Road at 7:30pm (unless otherwise stated)


12th January
 Peter McGee & Graham Mack: ‘Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines’ - Elmswell’s Great War Aviators
9th February
Helen Geake: After Roman Britain, who were the Anglo-Saxons?

9th March
Gareth Davies: Pablo Fanque’s Fair and early Victorian Circus

 13th April
EHG’s 17th Anniversary Meeting
Chloë Cockerill:
East Anglian Saints, including St Edmund
11th May
*July tickets on sale*
Mark Mitchels:
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, Doctor and Mayor of Aldeburgh
8th June

*July tickets on sale*
7pm – A.G.M.,
then Paul Peachey: Elmswell in Postcards
13th July Annual Outing: to be arranged

14th September 2017 *SUBS DUE*

Julia Barrett: Mrs Pretty, a Businesswoman's Role in WW1

12th October

*Dec tickets for sale*
Sarah Doig : A-Z of Curious Suffolk

9th November

*Dec tickets for sale*
Lisa Harris : 50 th Anniversary, Museum of East Anglian Life

14th December

Colchester Waits Shawm Band : Live medieval music by costumed musicians.

Light seasonal refreshments will be served.

Programme for 2018


Previous Years' Programmes
Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, in the Wesley Hall, School Road at 7:30pm (unless otherwise stated)


11th January 2018


  Geoff Clarke: Cine films of Suffolk from the Air”, and “A Walk Round East Anglia”.
8th February
Martyn Taylor : Have You Noticed Bury St Edmunds street signs?

8th March
Mark Mitchels : The Rise & Fall of the East Anglian Herring

12th April

EHG's 18 th Anniversary Meeting

Nick Amor : Suffolk Clothier in Henry VII's time
10th May *July tickets on sale*
Joan Munden : Nadine's Story in the Special Operations Executive (SOE)
14th June *July tickets on sale*

7pm – A.G.M ., then Bob Webb: History of the East Suffolk Railway
July Annual Outing : date and venue to be arranged *Tickets at May & June's meetings, or 01359-242601*