CYMDEITHAS HANES LLEOL RHUTHUN
RUTHIN LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY
Ruthin Local History Society Programme
21st October at 7.30pm
Gareth Evans: ‘Ruthin’s town walls’.
18th November 2020 at 7.30pm
Gwynn Price Rowlands: ‘From Beadle and Nightwatchmen to Police Constable. The development of policing in late Georgian and early Victorian Denbighshire ’
16th December 2020 at 7.30pm
Robert Owen-Ellis: Christmas Quiz and AGM
20th January 2021 at 7.30pm
Bob Morris: ‘Treason of the Blue Books. The report on Welsh Education 1847.’
17th February 2021 at 7.30pm
Kate Harcus: ‘Ruthin’s Old Courthouse in the modern era.’
17th March 2021 at 7.30pm
National Library of Wales: Presentation on the Library’s project on broadcasting history involving local media resources.
21st April 2021 at 7.30pm
Gwynn Mathews: ‘Poetic Licence in the Vale’.
All meetings will be via ZOOM. Invitations to join will be sent out a few days before each meeting.
A link will be sent to all members a few days before each meeting. You will need to download the ZOOM app in order to join the meeting and then click on the joining link. If in difficulty please email or telephone me (07789553737)
I hope this all works and you enjoy the talks.
Best wished take care during these difficult times.
Recent Additions to this site:
‘From Beadle and Nightwatchmen to Police Constable. The development of policing in late Georgian and early Victorian Denbighshire ’ - Video of remote meeting, Gwynn Price Rowlands (November 2020)
Ruthin Town Defences - a video recording of our first 'lockdown' meeting, presented by Gareth Evans. (October 2020)
More editions (56 to 65) of the former 'Rhuthun Local History Broadsheet', published by the Coelion Trust, now on-line.
Wilfred Owen in Rhewl, and Sir Charles Evans in Rhewl and Derwen.
Brynhyfryd Memories, 1940s.
Rose Bagley has sent us this photo of an oak panel, believed to be retrieved from the debris of the fire at St. Peter's Church in 1904. An accompanying newspaper cutting appears to confirm this. If anyone has further information, please get in touch with us.