2019 TALKS DIARY

All talks are held in the Cross Gates Methodist Church Hall at 8 pm on the last Monday of each month and are open to the general public. There is a charge of £2 which includes refreshments after the talk.

28h January
Illustrated talk by Mike Turpin
"From Antiquarians to Archaeology"

25th February
Illustrated talk by Michael Meadowcroft,
"The Fascinating Politics of Leeds - the Men & Women who changed the city"

25th March
Illustrated talk by Oliver Cooper
"Fifteen Years of Archaeological Investigation at Thorpe Park"

29th April
Illustrated talk by Ann Lightman (Friends of Lawnswood)
"Behind the Chapel"
Followed by Pie & Pea Supper

24th June
Illustrated talk by Jacki & Bob Lawrence
"Stalwarts of Leeds"
A look at the lives of Leonora Cohen and Sir Montague Burton

30th September
Illustrated talk by Derek Martin
"Pedestriennes: 19th Century Female Athletes"

28th October
Illustrated talk by Ken Cothliff
"The History of Leeds/Bradford Airport"

25h November
Illustrated talk by Jane Ellis
"How well do you know Leeds?"
A light hearted interactive discussion on aspects of Leeds