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 2020

January               No Meeting

12 February (2)               Mixing DNA results with a paper trail—Penny Walters

11 March (1)                 Posted in the Past—Helen Baggott

8 April (2)                     A day in a Georgian house or ‘Nothing like home for real comfort’ - Gordon Le Pard

13 May (1)                    From blacksmith to online retailer – 100 years in the life of a Sturminster family business— Graham Hart and Jon Dart from Harts of Stur.

10 June (2)                   Family history on tablets of stone—John Damon

8 July (1)                       A message to the children—Jim Williams

August                          Outing—more details later

9 September (2)           Mad Earl Henry and other despicable relations  - Sue Burne

14 October (1)              The second oldest business in Sturminster—Rob Cowley

11 November (2)          Where’s that to, then?  - Adrian Bailey

9 December (1)            My life as an African-American GI’s son—John Stockley

All are welcome at any of the meetings