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Somerset & Dorset
Family History Society

South Dorset

The Group meets at St Aldhelm’s Church Centre, Spa Rd, Weymouth, DT3 5EW on Friday afternoons. All meetings will start at 15.00 hrs.

Programme

The History of Portland Lighthouses

Date: 21st January 2022
Time: 14:55
Location: St Aldhelm’s Church Centre, Spa Rd, Weymouth, DT3 5EW
South Dorset Group

‘The History of Portland Lighthouses’ presented by Stuart Morris

Meetings will start with tea or coffee served at 2.55 pm, followed by the speaker shortly after

Underground Dorchester

Date: 18th February 2022
Time: 14:55
Location: St Aldhelm’s Church Centre, Spa Rd, Weymouth, DT3 5EW
South Dorset Group

‘Underground Dorchester’ presented by David Taylor

Meetings will start with tea or coffee served at 2.55 pm, followed by the speaker shortly after

ABM & the Society’s Photographic Project

Date: 18th March 2022
Time: 14:55
Location: St Aldhelm’s Church Centre, Spa Rd, Weymouth, DT3 5EW
South Dorset Group

ABM followed by a talk presented by John Damon & John Tanner about the society’s ongoing photographic project

Meetings will start with tea or coffee served at 2.55 pm, followed by the speaker shortly after

Contact

Send us a message using the form below, or telephone John Yallop at 01305 776008. Please use the form for any queries or comments about the programme.

While Group members have a good deal of local knowledge, they are not usually in a position to carry out documentary research. If you need research done, please see “How We Can Help.”

    17 JanuaryKing Alfred the Great: In Dorset & Beyond—Dr Paul Kelly
    21 FebruaryPiers and Pavilions— Stuart Morris
    20 MarchAnnual Business Meeting followed by: The Photographic Project— John Tanner and John Damon
    17 AprilHistory of the Nothe Fort – Ian Brooke
    15 MayUpwey & Broadwey Past Lives – Sue Virgin
    19 JuneDorset From the Air – Then and Now—Gordon Le Pard
    17 JulyLost Villages of Dorset—Bruce Upton
    AugustNO MEETING
    18 SeptemberThe Great FamilySearch – and it’s all FREE!’ – Wendy Warne from the LDS church
    16 OctoberPhotos from Weymouth Museum – Graham Perry
    20 NovemberThe Liberation of Guernsey’ – Paul Radford
    DecemberNO MEETING