Calendar of Forthcoming Events in and around Merthyr Tydfil

The Calendar below gives details of forthcoming events. For full details please click on the event.
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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 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

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

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.


Understanding and Locating the History beneath our Feet - Gelligaer Historical Society talk - 30th May, 2018


7.00 pm Wednesday May 30th
Understanding and Locating the History beneath our Feet
by
Lyn Pask
Lyn is a member of Pontllanfraith Local History Society and a former mining surveyor who collects mine maps.

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

Bridgend Arsenal - Cynon Valley History Society talk - 17th May, 2018


17th May, 2018

Bridgend Arsenal

Talk given by Mr. Mike Clubb

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.

Parish Churches of the Lordship of Gower - Gelligaer Historical Society talk - 25th April, 2018


7.00 pm Wednesday April 25th
Parish Churches of the Lordship of Gower
by
Jeff Childs
Jeff Childs is joint editor of Morgannwg, Journal of Glamorgan History Society.

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

Flesh and blood archives — George Ewart Evans - Cynon Valley History Society talk - 19th April, 2018


19th April, 2018

Flesh and blood archives — George Ewart Evans

Prof. Gareth 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.


Anthony Bacon: Ironmaster and Slave Trader - Merthyr Tydfil Museum & Heritage Group talk - 17th April, 2018


Tuesday 17th April, 2018 at 7pm.

at

Cyfarthfa Castle

The lecture is entitled -


" Anthony Bacon: Ironmaster and Slave Trader”

and will be given by

Professor Chris Evans


Members - Admission free
Non-members - £2 donation