Essex Branch Programme

Essex Branch Programme 2020-21

Talks on Saturdays, 2.30pm, online via Zoom or at Trinity Methodist Church, Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, CM1 2XB.

Visitors and prospective members warmly welcomed - £3


For further information: phone 01245 256892






26 September

Virtual AGM using Zoom


31 October

How the West was lost – Native American/White relations

Dr. Robert Lee. Cambridge University (via Zoom)


5 December

History of modern witchcraft trials with reference to Chelmsford

Dr. Alison Rowlands Essex University

(Light seasonal refreshments after the talk)





9 January

After Boudicca: Being Roman in the land of the Iceni

Dr. Will Bowden. Nottingham University


6 February

Teaching Interventions in History:

Why it matters and what history teachers have learned about how to do it well.

Dr. Christine Counsell. Director of Education. Cambridge University


6 March

Popular sentiment in the English Civil War 

Professor John Walter. Essex University


10 April

Lady Jane Grey

Dr. Nicola Tallis. Author


8 May

Children in the Great War: 1914-1918

Dr. Vivien Newman. Author