Swansea Branch Programme

Swansea Branch Programme 2022-23

All talks are at 11am, at the National Waterfront Museum, Oystermouth Road, Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 3RD

Contact: Elizabeth McSloy historyliz1565@yahoo.com 

Annual Branch Membership fees: Individual £10; Concessionary (part time workers; retired; unwaged) £5; Family (household) membership £15; Full-time Student membership £5.


16th July 2022

Campus and community; writing a centenary history of Swansea university

Dr Sam Blaxland


20th August 2022

Swansea from older paintings, drawings and prints

Gerald Gabb


17th September 2022

Gerald of Wales: A Natural Historian

Colin James


15th October 2022

Copper and Steel Communities

Professor Louise Miskell


19th November 2022

Memories of National Service 1945-1960

Malcolm Cowper


10th December 2022

A Woman Ahead of Time?  Florence Nightingale

Dr Anne Kelly


21st January 2023

Politics and the Past: statues and monuments in Modern Europe

Dr Simon John


18th February 2023

Three Brunel Bridges on the South Wales Railway

Glyn Williams


18th March 2023

William Chambers Junior of Llanelly House

Rev Eldon Phillips


15th April 2023

Swansea’s Three Nights’ Blitz in Context

Dr John Alban


20th May 2023

War and Madness in the Russian Civil War

Dr Alan Bilton