On this page we are developing an archive with summaries of topics addressed at our meetings.    


The Welsh Marcher Lordships      Philip Hume     March 2022

Belgian Refugees in Ruthin 1914-1918     Toni Vitti      February 2022

Medieval Welsh Law in North East Wales   Dr Sara Elin Roberts    January 2022

Victorian Businesses in Ruthin    Gareth Evans    December 2021

Owain Glyndwr and the The Battle of Pilleth    Dr Craig Jones  November 2021

Pool Park PoW Camp  Arnold Hughes   October 2021

Poetic Licence in the Vale   Gwynn Matthews  April 2021

National Library of Wales: Presentation on the Library’s project on broadcasting history involving local media resources.  Einion Gruffudd   March 2021

Ruthin’s Old Courthouse in the modern era.  Kate Harcus   February 2021 

Treason of the Blue Books. The report on Welsh Education 1847.  Bob Morris   January 2021

From Beadle and Nightwatchmen to Police Constable. The development of policing in late Georgian and early Victorian Denbighshire   Gwynn Price Rowlands      November 2020

Ruthin Town Defences      Gareth Evans      October 2020

Tomen y Rhodwydd and Tomen y Faerdre    Iain Grant     January 2020

Pool Park, and who lived there     Arnold Hughes     December 2019

The ‘Old Boys’ of  Denbigh County School and the Great War       Dr. Paul Evans   October 2019

Who was Jones?           Alister Williams        March 2019

Historic Gardens in Clwyd          Glynis Shaw   February 2019

Cymer in Edeirnion           Jenny Lees         December 2018 

Ruthin's Building Materials - History, Sources, Geology Brian Hubble  December 2018 

Tomen y Rhodwydd       Fiona Gale        October 2018   

The Hand Inn & Ruthin's Last Brewer       Gareth Evans    December 2017 

John Thomas - The Ruthin Photographs     Roger Edwards          December 2017   

Telford's Holyhead Road - Chirk to Menai Bridge   David Richards         November 2017  

Ruthin Castle -  history, archaeology, conservation  Will Davies          October 2017

Porth y Dŵr - a 15th Century Building  Carol Smith              February 2017  

Rhyl to Corwen Railway, 50 years on.  Brian Hubble            December 2016  

The Bull - an Elizabethan Tavern in Ruthin   Gareth Evans            December 2015

Caerfallen - an Elizabethan Farmhouse  Zoe Henderson         November 2015

Victorian Christmas Cards    Gwynne Morris          December 2015