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May 2017

Wednesday 3 May Holidays on the East Coast 1930s – 1970s byJohn Haywood, Horbury and District Historical Society

Saturday 6 May Children's Homes, by Peter Higginbotham, 10.30am, Wakefield and District Family History Society

Monday 22 May Wakefield Court Roll 'Meet the Author” session with David Scriven at Wakefield One, 11.30am – 1.00pm followed at 1.30pm with a short talk on “The People of the Manor of Wakefield”. More information: News

Wednesday 24 May Industrial Archaeology in West Yorkshire and the North East, David Hunter, South Leeds Archaeology

advance notice

1-4 June York Eboracum Roman Festival. More information: News

Saturday 3 June Classic Yorkshire Murders by Martin Baggoley. Wakefield and District Family History Society

Thursday 7 June Walk Spring End and the Spa 7pm Horbury and District Historical Society

Thursday 8 June Wakefield Historical Society Excursion to Durham and Brancepeth Castle. More information: Summer Excursions

Friday 9 June The Workhouse - Alan Howe. 11am - 12.30pm, Ossett Group, Local and Family History Network, currently meeting in Horbury Library