Forthcoming meetings

2018 Programmes

[We are pleased to provide links to the  Programmes of the Sydenham History Group and the Lillington Local History Society]

Our Meetings and some other related Events are listed below

All of our monthly meetings take place at the Dormer Conference Centre next to St Peter’s Church in Dormer Place,
on Mondays, starting at 7.30 pm

Suffragists copy24th September: Tara Morton: Mapping Women’s Suffrage. Tara presents her research into the suffragists and suffragettes of Leamington, including Mary Dormer Harris (on the right) and Mary Louise Vellacott.



22nd October: Helen and Paul Eldridge: She couldn’t have loved more: The story of Doreen Wright’s Diary, May 1940-December 1942.

26th November: John Wilmot: The History of Rock Mill, Leamington.

 17th December: ‘Not the Christmas Quiz’: A social evening for members to share their research, memorabilia and photographs.


Our Programme of Guided Walks for 2018 has begun.  In addition private guided walks for groups may be booked. There will be a small charge of £3 per person with a minimum charge of £12. Further information.
Please contact the Secretary, Margaret Rushton, for further details. Tel: 01926 424659.

The AGM took place on 22nd January, 2018; you can see the reports of the Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer by  CLICKING HERE