The topic and speaker for  the September meeting (19/09/17):

                             "A Power in the Land - Garretts of Leiston and the Long Shop"

   We have just learned that the September  talk on Garretts of Leiston and the Long Shop, will be given by Stuart Hines of the Long Shop museum, Leiston, and not by Anna Mercer as advertised in the April newsletter.


Please note venue is at: Ropes Hall, Kesgrave War Memorial Community and Conference Centre, Twelve Acre Approach (off Bell Lane), Kesgrave, Ipswich, IP5 1JF.

                                                               Dates for diary:  2017

                *Please note that some of these dates have changed from the previous newsletter*:

                                              *   March 29th  Osterley Park and House

                                                    May 9th       Romney Marsh and Rye

                               * June 26th  Hylands House Chelmsford and afternoon canal cruise

                                                       August 8th   Somerleyton House

                  *September 1st  Brunel and his first tunnel, followed by the archaeology of Crossrail at                                                                   the Museum of Docklands.*  (New addition)

                                         September 11 - 15th Holiday to the Potteries, Staffordshire

                                                                October 12th       Melford Hall

                                                 December 8th   Christmas "mystery outing"