The Rise and Fall of Council Housing in Twentieth-Century Merthyr - Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society talk - 3rd December, 2018

Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society


The next lecture will be held at

Canolfan Soar (Old Zoar Chapel)

on

Monday 3rd December, 2018 at 7pm.

The lecture is entitled -


The Rise and Fall of Council Housing in Twentieth-Century Merthyr

Speaker -
Daryl Leeworthy

Members - Admission free


Non-members - £2 donation

Jews in Merthyr - Merthyr Tydfil Museum & Heritage Group talk - 20th November, 2018


Tuesday 20th November, 2018 at 7pm.

at

Cyfarthfa Castle

The lecture is entitled -


" Jews in Merthyr”

and will be given by

Chris Clifford


Members - Admission free
Non-members - £2 donation

Merthyr Tydfil: A Decade of Change. 1968- 1978 - Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society talk - 5th November, 2018

Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society


The next lecture will be held at

Canolfan Soar (Old Zoar Chapel)

on

Monday 5th November, 2018 at 7pm.

The lecture is entitled -


"Merthyr: A decade of change, 1968-1978"

and will be given by -

Clive Thomas

Members - Admission free


Non-members - £2 donation

Merthyr in the new changing Europe - Merthyr Tydfil Museum & Heritage Group talk - 16th October, 2018


Tuesday 16th October, 2018 at 7pm.

at

Cyfarthfa Castle

The lecture is entitled -


" Merthyr in the new changing Europe”

and will be given by

Sir Paul Silk


Members - Admission free
Non-members - £2 donation

To be announced - Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society talk - 1st October, 2018

Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society


The next lecture will be held at

Canolfan Soar (Old Zoar Chapel)

on

Monday 1st October, 2018 at 7pm.

The lecture is entitled -


To be announced

and will be given by -

Ben Price

Members - Admission free


Non-members - £2 donation

Merthyr in the Twentieth Century - Merthyr Tydfil Museum & Heritage Group talk - 18th September, 2018


Tuesday 18th September, 2018 at 7pm.

at

Cyfarthfa Castle

The lecture is entitled -


" Merthyr in the Twentieth Century”

and will be given by

Joe England


Members - Admission free
Non-members - £2 donation

Commemorating the First World War in South Wales Communities - Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society talk - 3rd September, 2018

Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society


The next lecture will be held at

Canolfan Soar (Old Zoar Chapel)

on

Monday 3rd September, 2018 at 7pm.

The lecture is entitled -


"Commemorating the First World War in South Wales Communities"

and will be given by -

Gethin H. Matthews

Members - Admission free


Non-members - £2 donation

Annual General Meeting - Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society - 9th July, 2018

Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society




Canolfan Soar (Old Zoar Chapel)

on

Monday 9th July, 2018 at 7pm.

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting followed by Blackwood in the 1830s - Gelligaer Historical Society talk - 27th June, 2018


7.00 pm Wednesday June 27th
Annual General Meeting
followed by
David Mills
who will talk on Blackwood in the 1830s.

The talks are at Llancaiach Fawr starting at 7.00 pm (unless otherwise stated).
Everyone is welcome
but we do ask for a voluntary contribution of £2 to cover the cost of the venue

The Mysteries of the Brunel Family - Cynon Valley History Society talk - 21st June, 2018


21st June, 2018

The Mysteries of the Brunel Family

Talk given by Mr. Glyn Williams

The meeting will take place in the vestry of Green Street Methodist Church, Aberdare.
(opposite the main entrance to Aberdare Central Library)
unless otherwise announced, and start at 7.15 p.m.

There is ample car parking at the church.


The Dowlais Settlement Schools – Talk and Art Tour - 20th June, 2018


The Dowlais Settlement Schools – Talk and Art Tour


20th June, 2018
14.00 - 15.30



The Dowlais Settlement School changed many people’s lives during the depression. It brought world renowned artists to the town and paired them with unemployed workers. This talk and guided tour will go over this amazing history and showcase art work create at the time. FREE. Booking essential. Starts at 2:00pm (Seated Talk and Guided tour)



For information on entrance fees and opening times or to book, contact us or visit our website: 

www.Cyfarthfa.com Phone: 01685 727371 

E-mail: museum@merthyrleisuretrust.co.uk