• From 13 February 2020 19:30 until 13 February 2020 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    Steve Cliffe of Stockport Heritage will be making a welcome return visit to talk to us about the White and the Dark Peaks, where Derbyshire, Staffs, Cheshire & Yorkshire meet. They have always been a place apart, which abounds with legends. They were home to Neanderthals, Ice Age reindeer hunters, Celtic chieftains, Romans, medieval outlaws and saintly hermits, who variously utilised caves as homes, hunting lodges, contemplative cells and sepulchres for the dead.
  • From 12 March 2020 19:30 until 12 March 2020 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    Wills are a vital part of our hobby and can reveal information otherwise undiscoverable, but finding them is not straightforward and far too many of us neglect them. David Guyton, whose talks are always entertaining and informative, will be explaining why wills are so interesting & important and giving advice on where to look for them.
  • From 09 April 2020 19:30 until 09 April 2020 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    Samuel Ryder, the seed man in question, led an extraordinary life of success and engagement with his business ventures, community, family and pastimes. Tonight Liz de Mercado will be telling us all about this multi-faceted man.
  • From 14 May 2020 19:30 until 14 May 2020 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    The Victorians instigated a number of measures to tackle the growing problem of juvenile criminality and vagrancy, and this evening Hazel Rugman will be outlining the Reformatory System in the 19th and early 20th centuries
  • From 11 June 2020 19:30 until 11 June 2020 21:30
    At Robins Lane and Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall SK7 2PA Categories: Bramhall Group Events Tags: Bramhall
    Your more recent ancestors are certain to have had the Three Rs - reading, ’riting & ’rithmatic - drummed into them, and Claire Moores will this evening be giving us an introduction to School and Education Records for family history research.
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