Society Social Meetings.
The following members meetings are planned. They take place on the fourth Tuesday of each month except for a Summer break in August and a Christmas break in December. All begin at 8pm and the venue is The Wilmot Arms, 49, Derby Road, Borrowash on the old A52 on the Derby side of Borrowash centre. Please park near to the pub in car parks of the garage next door or the doctor’s surgery a 50 yards on the Derby side of the pub. Satnav DE72 3HA.
|JANUARY 26th||Jane Whitaker||Derby Slums in the Nineteenth Century|
|FEBRUARY 23rd||Dave Thomas (CRT)||The Anderton Boat Lift|
|MARCH 22nd||David Bell||The Plague Doctor, Remedies of the Past|
|APRIL 26th||Paul Sturges||Derby in the 1950’s|
|MAY 24th||Rosemary Gibson||The Grantham Canal|
|JUNE 28th||David & Derek||Walk at Sandiacre – 7pm Start (click for more info)|
|JULY 26th||Stuart Smith||Notable Railway Accidents|
|SEPTEMBER 27th||John Wilkinson||Boating in Burgundy|
|NOVEMBER 22nd||Ian Bowley||The Derby Canal Film and Archives|
The calendar of meetings is designed to provide a topic of general interest. The evening should be both enjoyable and informative with a short presentation on the topic listed above together with an opportunity to get a brief update on DSCS activities and events and possibly other canal developments.
Members are charged a small fee of £2 to cover costs. We do warmly welcome non members who are charged £3 each.
Participation and suggestions of speakers or topics are always very welcome. Please contact: Chris Madge on 07827 946444
We will also be attending a number of shows where our merchandise will be on sale, check out the dates and details here.