Christmas Social

Wednesday, December 19th – Christmas Social, West Dean Centre Bream, 7.30pm.

Newnham-on-Severn: Its People’s History through St. Peter’s Churchyard with Steve Cooper

Wednesday, November 21st – Steve Cooper on “Newnham-on-Severn: Its People’s History through St. Peter’s Churchyard”. West Dean Centre, Bream, 7.30pm.

Public Health in Gloucestershire, 1919 with Roger Deeks

Wednesday, October 17th – Roger Deeks on “Public Health in Gloucestershire, 1919”. West Dean Centre, Bream, 7.30pm.

Glamorgan Family History Society Fair

Saturday, October 13th – Glamorgan F.H.S. Fair at Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre, 10.00 am to 3.30pm. The Forest Branch will be represented.

A Stroll around Blakeney with Ernie Hale.

“A Stroll Around Blakeney”, a showing of a DVD made by Ernie Hale taking in some of the historic and interesting buildings and sites in Blakeney and the people who lived and worked there. West Dean Centre, Bream, 7.30pm.

Forest of Dean Branch – Open Day – Provisional

(Provisionally) Annual Branch Open Day, West Dean Centre, Bream 10.00 – 4.00pm approx..

to be confirmed.

Family History in a Forest Churchyard – Blakeney

“Family History in a Forest Churchyard” at Blakeney Parish Cemetery, 7.00pm. at the cemetery, All Saints Road, Blakeney. Hopefully led by Eric Nicholls.

Research evening at Bream Community Library

A Research Evening at Bream Community Library courtesy of Phil Morton. Members will have the opportunity to use the libraries computers with access to ancestry and findmypast, etc. Bream Community Library, West Dean Centre, Bream, 7.30pm. Park in the Community Centre Car Park but please try to use the library’s dedicated entrance

Guided Tour of St Nicholas Church Westgate Street Gloucester

A unique opportunity to visit this church and be guided through all the significant Architecture and Monuments by a professional guide by Robert Tucker:

Meet outside the church at 6-30pm

Please note the church is not heated and has no toilet facilities.

Car parking is available in the area.

Sally James on the Bledisloe Estate at Lydney

Sally will give a talk on her work at the Bledisloe Estate at Lydney, Gloucestershire.