Events Help

You will notice on this page that every entry contains a TAG at the end, which is the name of the group.  You will also see two drop down arrows in the search facility.

Click on the down arrow next to NAME and then click on TAG

Click on the down arrow next to IS and then click on CONTAINS : now trying adding the name of the group you are interested in.

You can try experimenting with other items under the drop down menus, but the above suggestions are the quickest and most reliable.

Click on individual events for more details

  • May 2019
  • From 09 May 2019 19:30 until 09 May 2019 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    A fascinating insight into the work of the women of FANY, the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry Corps, from its creation in 1907 through both World Wars to the present day. Our speaker Sandra Webb will be including information about their extraordinary relationship with the Special Operations Executive during WW2.
  • June 2019
  • From 13 June 2019 19:30 until 13 June 2019 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    Speaker Steve Cliffe has promoted heritage within the Borough for decades, particularly through the Stockport Heritage magazine, which ran for 97 issues from 1987 to 2017. The fight to save Staircase House and establish its award-winning museum featured prominently in that worthy and worthwhile journey.
  • July 2019
  • On 25 July 2019
    This year's Group visit will be to the Blackden Trust. It's principally a tour of the home of Alan Garner, author of 'The Owl Service', the 1967 fantasy novel for young adults. Being close to Jodrell Bank, the day out offers the opportunity of also visiting the nearby Radio Telescope and Arboretum. Please note that the date, Thursday 25th July, is a fortnight after what would be the usual day of the month for our meeting. More details to follow
  • August 2019
  • From 08 August 2019 19:30 until 08 August 2019 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    In 1863, Stockport warehouseman William John Battersby refused to change the date of his wedding, a decision that ultimately cost him his job. He could never have guessed that this would be a pivotal moment, not just in his life, but ultimately in the history of the British hat industry. This evening Rupert Battersby will be talking us through the history of the family business.
  • September 2019
  • From 12 September 2019 19:30 until 12 September 2019 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    The AGM will be followed by a light-hearted talk from David Guyton, making a welcome return, about findings in the graveyard! This evening the Bramhall Group will be celebrating our 20th birthday.
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