York and North Yorkshire Branch Programme

By Elizabeth McCulloch

York & North Yorkshire Branch Programme 2023-24


Branch Contact All enquiries to: Elizabeth McCulloch, Elizabeth.McCulloch@boothamschool.com, 07884435701

Talks free to members, £2 for visitors.


Autumn Term - 2023


Thursday 14 September 4.30-6pm (for all)

Borthwick Archives

Connections: York - Slavery - Industrial Britain

This is a YorkClio teachers’ event



7pm Thursday 12 October

Bootham School, Recital Room, 45 Bootham (access off Bootham), York YO30 7BT

Armageddon - Surgical Challenges in World War One”

Michael Crumplin, Retired (Hon) Consultant Surgeon, Hon. Curator - The Royal College of Surgeons of England, Specialist in Napoleonic and General Surgical History, will be exploring the transformation of surgery caused by the Great War.



9.15-3pm, Wednesday 15 November

History Department, University of York

Schools and Scholars A Level History Day



6pm Monday 4th December, Bootham School, Auditorium, access via Photographic Lane or Portland Street, YO30 7BU

Which historical place or person from your local area deserves greater recognition?

This is the York Heat of the Historical Association’s Great Debate for students aged 15-18



Spring Term - 2024


7pm Tuesday 16th January, Online

Dr Nicholas Morton, Course Leader and Associate Professor in History and author of ‘The Mongol Storm’, Nottingham Trent University:

“How to survive a Mongol invasion - survival strategies at a time of conquest”


Tuesday 23 January 4.30-6pm at Millthorpe School. 

YorkClio Subject Leaders’ event

This is a network meeting