21Jan

Circus Days and Variety Nights

Speaker: Bob Broadfield

Wednesday 21 January 2015 at 7.45pm at St. Mary's Church Centre, The Village, Kingswinford, DY6 8AY

Subject TBC . .

28Jan

THE GREAT DEPRESSION.

Speaker: Paul Harding

Wednesday 28 January 2015 at 7.30pm at The Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ

The greatest slump the world had ever seen. Hunger marches and the plight of the working classes are discussed. Paul examines a period in our history when there appeared 'no light at the end of the tunnel'. .

18Feb

The Last days of Steelmaking at Round Oak

Speaker: Keith Hodgkins

Wednesday 18 February 2015 at 7.45pm at St. Mary's Church Centre, The Village, Kingswinford, DY6 8AY

Keith is a keen member of the Society’s Industrial Archaeology group. This talk will explore the end of an era in the Black Country. .

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