Potters Bar & District Historical Society
Programme of talks 2023
The talks begin promptly at 8.00pm in the URC Church Darkes Lane Potters Bar EN6 1BZ view details here. Contact Us | Potters Bar United Reformed Church (pottersbarurc.org)
The church has extensive free parking at the front.
Admission is free to members and a charge is made of £1.00 for non-members, refreshments available. All talks may be subject to changes due to availability of speakers or other external factors, these changes will be posted on the web site.
Tuesday 19th March
Fir and Pond Woods, their history and wildlife, John Rowley (warden)
Monday 22nd April
The Development of Potters Bar, Nick Alexander.
Monday 20th May
AGM with a short talk by a member of the Potters Bar and District Local History Society
Monday 17th June
The mercenary river, The History of London’s Waterworks, Nick Hughes.
Monday 22nd July
A day in the life of a Thames tug Richard Thomas.
Monday 23rd September
The Old Palace of Hatfield House, discussing the Tudors Dermot Burke, a Hatfield House Guide
Monday 28th October
A Schoolgirls War Mary Smith, retired head teacher
Monday 25th November
South Mimms, its history from Greyhound Lane to Blackhorse Lane Mike Allen
Monday 16th December Society Social