Old Vicarage

Gardeners Arms

St. John's Church

Windsor Castle, Fire and Restoration

Wednesday October 6th 2021

Stephen Caldwell was a senior Property Inspector within the Royal Household after retiring from a career in the Royal Navy. The talk is about Stephen’s time and experiences whilst working and living at Windsor Castle for nearly 12 years.

Guy Fawkes, The Gunpowder Plot and the York Connection

Wednesday November 3rd 2021

Tony Morgan is a Welsh author living in Yorkshire, and is interested in how historic events have shaped our own times.

In his talk Tony will cover Guy Fawkes’s childhood, the events of the Gunpowder Plot and the many local Yorkshire connections.

Low Harrogate and the Turkish Baths

Wednesday December 1st 2021

Christine Stewart was awarded the British Empire Medal in the 2020 New Year’s Honours List, for her services to the community over 30 years, especially for Starbeck in Bloom, Yorkshire in Bloom and the Harrogate Theatre. She writes the fortnightly Starbeck column in the Advertiser.

Her talk is about the development of Low Harrogate and the Baths in the Victorian period.