Meetings & Events

Dscf0339We warmly welcome visitors and new members to our meetings which are held at 7.00p.m. (for a 7:30 start) on the last Thursday of most months (never August) at St. Paul's Venture, Malvern St, off Clifton Rd, Balsall Heath. The annual subscription for becoming a member stands at £10.00 (plus £1 for each meeting) and the membership year runs from April. Visitors are always welcome to come along at a charge of £3.00 which includes a cup of tea/coffee and biscuits.


  • January 25th:    Journey to Balsall Heath – living, working, leisure. Sharing memories.
  • February 22nd: Charles Brecknell - “How to Survive the Great War - the War Service of S N Menzies, dispatch rider & pilot 1914 – 1919”.
  • March 29th:      Javed Hashemi – The Life of King George the Third
  • April 26th:        Dr Graham Cope – The Grand Old Duke of York
  • May 31st:         Bob Green – “One, two buckle my shoe” Growing up in the 1950s
  • June 28th:         An evening visit to the Leather Museum, Walsall
  • July 26th:         AGM and members and visitors evening.
  • September 27th:To be confirmed
  • October 25th:     Ruth Lowe – Mary Quant through the 40s to the 80s
  • November 29th: Mary Harding - Local Postcards
  • December 13th: Ray Sturdy – Vesta Tilley a Victorian Light