Cwmbran Historical Society

 All Speakers start around 7.30 p.m. and generally finish  around 8.30 p.m. We usually announce local events & discuss future ideas following the talk - all done by 9 pm.

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       Wednesday January 17th - "A walk Around Old Cardiff "

       By Dave Salter - completed

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      Wednesday February 21st - " Crossing a tidal River -           Bridges of Newport "  by Peter Brown.

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      Wednesday March 21st - " Leslie Thomas ~ His Early Life in

      Newport"  By Monty Dart - cancelled and replaced by

David Hando - a talk about Fred Hando illustrator and writer.

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     Wednesday April 18th - " The Porthmawr Tramroad "

     By Malcolm Johnson - cancelled and replaced by David Harrison - A talk about Dylan Thomas.

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     Wednesday May 16th - " Geology & Scenery "

     By  Dr Naylor Forth

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    Wednesday June 20th - " A Surprise at Gunter Mansion "

     By Dr Gill Wakeley

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    Wednesday July 18th - " The Iron Road to Samarkand

   By Gill Suttle - Cancelled and now replaced by Roger James

India's Golden Triangle

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                August - No meeting - Summer Break

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    Wednesday September 19th - NEW - Peter Strong

"Darkness & Dawn - Gwent 1918 "

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    Wednesday October 17th -  Brian Davies

" The making of an Industrial Museum "

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     Wednesday November 21st - Annual General Meeting

     Followed by short film

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     Wednesday December 19th - " Jack the Ripper "

     By Roger Morgan 

     Followed by a Catered Buffet

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