Forthcoming meetings

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

We are pleased to provide links to the  Programmes of the Sydenham History Group Programme 2019 and the Lillington Local History Society 2019

2019 Programme of  the Leamington History Group

Monday, 24 June, Sheila Woolf: Here Come the Girls. From Coombe to Stoneleigh to Wellesbourne, this talk gives you ‘Downton’ with a local twist

Monday, 22 July, Keith Hancock and Jim Layton: Fire in the Belly, – a story of music and musicians in post-war Leamington

Friday, 13 to Sunday, 15 September, Heritage Open Afternoons. Local History displays at South Lodge Jephson Gardens and free guided walks round Brunswick Street Cemetery on Saturday and Sunday afternoon

Monday 23 September, John Berkeley: From Pens to Particle Physics. The remarkable story of Brandauer, skilled pen-makers and contributors to the Large Hadron Collider at CERN

Saturday, 28 September, LEAMINGTON HISTORY DAY, 10.30am – 4 pm at The Parish Church. Showcasing the activities of Leamington History Group, local history authors and many Warwickshire history societies and amenity groups. No admission charge

Monday, 28 October. Mike Musson and Friends: The London & North Western Railway in Warwickshire  

Monday, 25 November, Sue Moore presents The History of the Loft Theatre and its place in the cultural life of Royal Leamington Spa

Monday, 16 December, (Please note: 3rd Monday), Members’ Evening. A social evening, with an opportunity to share research or archive material. Members are invited to present a maximum of 10 slides on any history-related topic


Note that Our Programme of Guided Walks for 2018 has ended.  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.