The History of pottery
Speaker: John Christopher
Wednesday 19 February 2014 at 7.45pm at St. Mary's Church Centre, The Village, Kingswinford, DY6 8AY
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The Power of Balance: Avery’s and the Great War.
Speaker: Andrew Lound
Wednesday 26 February 2014 at 7.30pm at The Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ
This presentation prepared as part of the Great War Centenary Commemoration looks at the war from the point of view of W&T Avery Limited at Soho Foundry. Many of its employees volunteered to fight; many were in reserved occupations as Avery’s produced vital material for war. With exclusive access to the Avery Archive it is a presentation that will shed a new light on the famous firm. Accompanied by music, sound effects and rare film. .
The History of Dudley Castle
Speaker: Max Keen
Wednesday 19 March 2014 at 7.45pm at St. Mary's Church Centre, The Village, Kingswinford, DY6 8AY
Max will cover the history of the castle from 1071-1932. .
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