Programme for 2014



9th January
The Families of Stowmarkets Abbot’s Hall – illustrated talk by Jeanette Baldry

13th February
History through East Anglian Newspapers – a welcome return of Pip Wright for this illustrated talk

13th March
Stowmarket’s 1871 Guncotton Explosion – we welcome back Sue & Steve Williams, for their illustrated talk

10th April
EMHG’s 14th Anniversary Meeting
Building the Tower of St Edmundsbury Cathedral, illustrated talk by Horry Parsons

8th May
Treasures of East Anglia – a welcome return of Mark Mitchels for this illustrated talk

13th June
Time & Tide of the Suffolk Seaside – welcome back to William Tyler for this illustrated talk, to remind us all of our childhood seaside holidays

11th July
Annual Outing – 7pm, Felixstowe’s Landguard Fort, Guided Tour

24th July
Meet at Elmswell’s Cemetery Bier Shelter, then talk by David Buckton at St John’s Church – “Elmswell Cemetery & the Victorians”

11th September
** Annual SUBS due **
Eventful Voyage, Grandfather’s 1915 Adventure aboard HMS ‘Arlanza’ – illustrated talk by Peter Down

9th October
Members’ Evening – Three short talks on the Great War, and Display of Artefacts

13th November
The Hoxne Treasure – illustrated talk by Stephen Govier

11th December
A Christmas Miscellany of seasonal readings, and celebration of all things Christmassy – a welcome return to Mark Mitchels for this illustrated talk
After which, light seasonal refreshments will be served.
This is a TICKET ONLY event, purchased in advance (none on the door) – Please telephone 01359-244001 or 242601 for details.