Black Country History Day takes place on Saturday 8th October 2016. Download the application form below:

Black Country History Day form

26Oct

THE WELSH BORDER COUNTRY

Speaker: Bernard Pomfrey

Wednesday 26 October 2016 at 7.30pm at The Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ

A beautifully illustrated talk on an area often enjoyed by people of the Black Country. .

23Nov

LEAVE NO STONE UNTURNED

Speaker: John Vigar

Wednesday 23 November 2016 at 7.30pm at The Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ

This speaker has been described as 'one of the most popular commentators on English history' and was personally encouraged early in his career by John Betjeman This entertaining and light hearted lecture looks at the burial places of the famous and infamous and uses their gravestones or memorials as a starting place for an investigation into their lives. .

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Find out about the Society - history, aims, activities and publications

The Society was formed in 1967 to foster interest in the past, present and future of the Black Country.

Find out how to become a member.

Map showing approximate area of The Black Country