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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. Meetings start at 2.00pm with tea/coffee, followed by the talk at 2.30 pm

COVID 19 STATEMENT from John Yallop: This is our draft programme for 2021 but with the current uncertainty our contingency plan is to fit our January and February speakers into the TBA slots later in the year.


The Great Family Search-and it’s all free!

Date: 10th December 2021

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: St Aldhelm’s Church Centre, Spa Rd, Weymouth, DT3 5EW

South Dorset Group

The Great Family Search-and it’s all free! – featuring Wendy Warne


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