Durham Branch Programme 2016-17

Branch Programme

June Palmer, last updated: 3rd August 2016

Durham Branch Programme 2016-17

Chairman: Tony Fox

All meetings begin at 6pm, (unless otherwise stated in the programme) at St Giles' Chuch Hall, St. Giles' Church, Gilesgate, Durham

Durham Branch Website: http://durhamha.wordpress.com/about/

For any enquiries about Durham Branch meetings, please contact Mrs June Palmer, Branch Secretary. 9 Millfields, Aycliffe Village, Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham DL5 6ND. Tel: 01325 301 093, evenings: 07980 276 467 Email: durhamha@googlemail.com


20 September 2016, 6pm

The sinking of The Mary Rose

Edward Towne

18 October 2016, 6pm


Julia Draper

15 November 2016

The Battles of Fulford and Stamford Bridge

Chris Rock

21 December 2016, 7pm

Christmas Buffet

The Christmas Buffet will be held at Durham Rugby Club. Alastair Fraser, from the Palace Green Library will be talking on The 18th Battalion DLI, The Durham Pals

17 January 2017, 6pm


Matthew ward

21 February 2017, 6pm

The Russian Revolution

Dr Laura Cook

21 March 2017, 6pm

Middlesbrough - Town of Rampant Sin

Martin F Peagam

18 April 2017, 6pm

The Heugh Battery and it's restoration 

Diane Stephens

16 May 2017, 6pm

The Gordon Batho Memorial Lecture

Dr Charles Rozier