2018 Programme

First Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm in Dorstone Village Hall
Members Free/Visitors £4 (Annual Membership £12 Jan to Dec)

3rd Jan Herefordshire’s Home Front in the First World War Bill Laws
7th Feb The Building of Eastnor Castle, 
David Whitehead
(Hon Sec. The Woolhope Club)
7th March Developments at Longtown and Snodhill castles Tim Hoverd, Hereford County Archaeological Projects Officer
4th April Walking the Green Lanes of Herefordshire Heather Hurley
2nd May The Parish Churches of the Lordship of Gower Jeff Childs
6th June Blanche Parry: a Local Lady and Confidante of Elizabeth I

Dorstone Excavation Lectures

Wednesday 27th June
‘Dorstone Hill in Neolithic Britain:
A landscape of national significance’

Ruth Richardson




Professor Julian Thomas

July Wednesday 4th
‘How much do we really know about Arthur’s Stone?’
Wednesday 11th 
‘Dealing with the dead at Dorstone Hill’
(plus an update on the Rock Crystal analysis)
Wednesday 18th
 ‘Dorstone Hill in 2018: an interim overview’
All 7.30p.m.
Admission £1 for everyone

Date of Visit  TBC

Dr. Keith Ray


Dr. Nick Overton


Professor Julian Thomas



Aug No meeting
5th Sep A Munitionettes’ View: the danger, dramas and day-to-day routine at Rotherwas in WW1 and WW2 Angela Williams
3rd Oct The Historic Water-Meadows of Herefordshire

Followed by AGM

David Lovelace
7th Nov Giants in the sky – The Zeppelin in World War I David Skillen
5th Dec Herefordshire Dovecotes Robert Walker

Pikes Ephraim & Chip Dawe Making CartwheelPikes Ephraim & Chip Dawe