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Events under 'Yate Lecture Series'
Sunday, October 20, 2019

Event Name

Date

Yate Lecture Series - Reforming Women

Mark  Steeds bring his research of the radical and not so radical women of the Bristol area to our attention. History of outstanding from the 19th and 20th centuries. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Funded by Friends of YHC. Booking essential.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series

Clive Burlton presents an unusual historic evening at Yate Heritage Centre charting the history of Bristol Cinemas and delighting us with film footage of the earlier 20th century cinemas in the area. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Funded by the Friends of YHC. Booking essential.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - Regency St Pauls

John Penny discusses the history, architecture and development of Regency St Pauls (early 19th century) and what the suburbs retains today from that era. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Funded by the Friends of YHC. Booking essential.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - Victorian Hospitals and Asylums

Stella Mann charts the history of Victorian hospitals and asylums with examples drawn from Blackberry Hill and other local institutions. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - Ferries, Fykes and Fishing on the Severn

John Putley brings to life the traditional communities of the River Severn, how they developed and how they made their living. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Free for Friends of YHC. 

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - The Berkeley Plantation in America 1619-1622

Philip Ashford examines one of the lesser known early plantations in Virginia established by the Berkeleys in the early 17th century and its significance to the later history of the Americas. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - The History of Woodchester Mansion.

Liz Davenport takes us through the history of this charming mansion house and the history of the Capability Brown inspired landscape in which it sits. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - The Battle of Tewkesbury

Richard Goddard brings to life the Battle of Tewkesbury of 1471, one of the key battles of the Wars of the Roses, how it was fought and its significance during this troubled period. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - The 1535 Royal Progress through Gloucestershire

Alan Pilbeam will be charting Henry VIII's royal progress through Gloucestershire and the visits to little Sodbury, Iron Acton and numerous other locations in this area. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate lecture Series - Men Behaving Badly - Crime and Punishent around Stroud in the 17th and 18th centuries

Ian Mackintosh takes us on a discovery of the law and punishments meted out to people during the 17th and 18th centuries and what this says about that society. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Yate Lecture Series - History of the Gloucester Tall Ships

Tony Conder takes us on a voyage of discovery looking at the history of the Tall Ships of Gloucester. £2 admission or free for Friends of YHC. Booking essential. Funded by the Friends of YHC. 

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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