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 7.30pm 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.
|NOVEMBER 22nd||Ian Bowley||The Derby Canal Film and Archives|
|JANUARY 24th||Kevin Miller||The Tall Ships Youth Trust|
|FEBRUARY 28th||Michael Parkin||The Pentrich Revolution – 200th anniversary|
|MARCH 28th||Tracey Dagley||Railway Ticketing Past, Present and Future|
|APRIL 25th||Jim Parrish||Bees and Beekeeping|
|MAY 23rd||Stephen Flinders||Stanton Ironworks – Gone but not Forgotten|
|JUNE 27th||David & Derek||Canal Walk|
|JULY 25th||Elizabeth Holloway||Five years on a Narrowboat|
|SEPTEMBER 26th||Graham Wild||The School of Transport|
|NOVEMBER 28th||Duncan Grewcock||Restoration of Beeston Lock Cottages|
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