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The Yorkshire Archaeological & Historical Society

Since 1863

For everyone interested in Yorkshire's past

 

DIARY OF EVENTS 2021 - 2022

 

Saturday Lectures presented online by Zoom (depending  on the lifting of Covid restrictions)

Please note that all these lectures will take place on Saturday mornings on the dates listed and start at 11:00 a.m. unless otherwise indicated. Some meeting dates may be moved owing to public holidays or other Covid related limitations.

Lectures will take place online using the Zoom meeting facility until further notice.

Register your intention to attend the lecture at  FHS Lectures together with details of your name and YAHS Section (if applicable) at the latest two days before the lecture date.  If you have attended a previous Zoom lecture you will be sent an invitation automatically. 

Visitors and Guests are welcome subject to places being available.

2021

May 8th                Headingley Botanical Gardens - Eva Bradford - Historian    followed by

                            Family History Section Members Meeting at 12 noon (after the lecture)

June 12th             Hooked on History -the Visual nature of various sources -

                           Tony Dodsworth - Local Researcher

July and August                        Summer Break No Lectures

September 11th    The Lost Buildings of Central Leeds, Photographs from the Collections

                          - Patrick Bourne - Leeds Museums and Galleries

October 9th           What Made Yorkshire Great: People, Innovations and Businesses

                           - Stuart Hartley  The Three Talkateers

November 13th      Before the Census and Other Documents

                          - Sue Steel -  Bradford Family History Society

December 11th      Memories of Christmas; A Light-Hearted Look

                           - Chris Helme - Historian & Retired Policeman

2022

January 8th           The Story of a Courthouse; The English Legal System, Magistrates Courts;

                             Sources for Family Historians - Eric Jackson - Pontefract FHS

February 12th        One Thousand Years of the English Language

                            - Malcolm Johnson -  Retired teacher and trainer

     

 

Family History Fairs

For a full list of Fairs and Events go to http://geneva.weald.org.uk

The  2021 York Family History Show 

Saturday 19th June 2021

Details see website:  https://thefamilyhistoryshow.com/online/

Please note that the Section will not be participating in this event