Blackmore Vale

The Group meets every second Wednesday each month at different times and at alternate venues.

The Bow Room at The Exchange, Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1FH (1 below) at 7.30pm.

The Hub, Station Rd, Stalbridge, DT10 2RG (2 below) at 2.30pm.


Felicity Harrison, e-mail here or Tel: 01258 472942

Programme 2017

January - no meeting

8 February (2) Broadoak Heritage - a database for Broadoak. Research by a resident of the hamlet - Marilyn Stansfield

8 March (1) Sturminster Pubs - Which are the oldest and which have been lost - Jacqui Wragg

12 April (2) Where do I start? - A workshop on Family History, its recording, research and pitfalls!

10 May (1) Celebrities with Dorset Roots - Roy Stockdill   NB: change of topic and speaker

14 June (2) Research Using the Internet, the Web simplified - Felicity Harrison NB: change of date

12 July (1) Editing a Family History Journal - Bob Barber Editor, The Greenwood Tree

5 August A Literary Walk round Sturminster - Helen Baggott (full details to follow)

13 September (2) Conserving Your Family History - Jenny Barnard Dorset History Centre NB: change of date

11 October (1) Remembering Sturminster in the 1960s an evening of photos, DVDs and Discussions

8 November (2) A History of WW1 Stalbridge - Tim Lee

13 December (1) Christmas Event