Summer Programme 2022

Saturday 9th April 2022 – ‘The King’s Writ does not run here: The Welsh Marcher Lordship’ by Philip Hume. 2.30pm, The Gateway, Chester St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1NB

Saturday 7th May 2022 – a talk: ‘Shropshire: there and back again’ by Lee Hale, Head of Winterbourne Garden, followed by a guided tour of the gardens at Winterbourne House and Garden, 58 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham B15 2RT. 11am -11:20 arrival and coffee; talk: 11:30am-12:15pm; buffet lunch (provided): 12:30pm-2:00pm; guided walk around garden: 2:00pm – 3:00pm. Please book by 28th April (see leaflet below for details and travel arrangements). Cost: £5 per head (pay on the day).

Saturday 11th June 2022 – a visit to Acton Burnell Led by David Pannett. 2.30pm, car park for Acton Burnell Castle. Meet at the castle (signposted). Car parking space is limited so car sharing is recommended. To offer a lift or request one, please contact Penny Ward at
or 01743 246547

Saturday 9th July 2022 – ‘Poets, artists, and writers at Wroxeter’, a guided tour led by Roger White. Meet 2.00pm at Wroxeter Roman site car park.

Saturday 24th September 2022 – AGM followed by our annual lecture: ‘Nesscliffe hillfort excavations‘ by Gary Lock and Paul Reilly. 2.00pm, at The Gateway, Chester Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 1NB. Full details with the Autumn Newsletter and AGM papers.

For further details of these events, including travel arrangements etc., please follow this link to download our Summer Programme leaflet: