Note: This is a previous year’s programme, presented here for information only
21 September 2017 – short AGM.
Memories of Middleton St George in the 20s and 30s written by George Elliott Newell.
19 October – Lee Brownson on Developments at Auckland Castle.
16 November – George Heatherington on Gertrude Bell, uncrowned queen of Iraq.
21 December – Christmas Party.
18 January 2018 – Paul Gilmore of St Cuthbert’s church Darlington on Coming to the Rescue. The story of protecting its heritage.
15 February – Chris Lloyd on Darlington library 125. Its part in Pease’s downfall.
15 March – Professor Charlotte Roberts From nursing to the archeology of disease -a life caring for the living and the dead.
19 April – Margaret Hedley. The Victorian miner’s wife.
17 May – Walk along Church Lane to the Spa House.
21 June – Visit to St Cuthbert’s to see the interior and the work in progress on the roof.