2018 Programme so far

All events except walks are held at the Combe Down Primary School Hall in Summer Lane, BA2 5JX.   Events start at 7.30pm.
CDHS Members £1, Visitors £3. All tickets on the door.

Our next talks are :

Wednesday 18 April, 7.30pm with Annual General Meeting

Stothert & Pitt and the Titanic
Bryan Chalker, ex-Mayor and heritage champion for Bath,  will reveal how Stothert & Pitt was involved in the construction of the Titanic and other great ocean liners, and the role of Thomas Fuller, architect of the Newark Works in Bath.

Wednesday 23 May, 7.30pm

The History of the Packhorse Inns of South Stoke
Bob Parfitt of the South Stoke Local History Committee looks back at the 400 year history of this ancient ale house, recently reopened after a community buy-back with fundraising of over £1 million.

Wednesday 20 June, 7.30pm

World Heritage in Bath and Combe Down
Professor Barry Gilbertson, Chairman of the City of Bath UNESCO World Heritage Site Steering Group, discusses the importance of UNESCO accreditation to Combe Down and Bath.

July and August

No Meetings