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London Branch of the Welsh Family History Societies
Cangen Llundain o'r Cymdeithasau Hanes Teuluoedd Cymru
Y Ddraig Goch
Branch Meetings 2017

The branch meets four times a year in central London and anyone with an interest in Welsh family history is very welcome to attend. The branch charges no membership fee but we ask for a £3 donation at each meeting to cover expenses.

Further details can be obtained from the Secretary, Anne Jones: Secretary's email address

A previous meeting Saturday, 14th January 2016 at 14:00

AGM followed by Members' Interests

An opportunity for members to discuss the problems in,and progress of, their family history research.

at the Borough Welsh Congregational Chapel (in the Schoolroom), 90 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0EX
Underground: Borough, Southwark or London Bridge.

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PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE
FOR FUTURE MEETINGS

Our Next Meeting -
Cover of book Detested Occupation

A date for your calendar Saturday, 20th May 2017 at 14:00.

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE (AS WELL AS CHANGE OF VENUE)

A Detested Occupation, by Annie Williams

Annie Williams talks about the life of domestic servants in North Wales during the period 1800-1930 – an experience far removed from the rose-tinted view shown in Downton Abbey or Upstairs Downstairs.

at Wesley's Chapel, (in the Kwanglim Room) 49, City Road, London EC1Y 4AU

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A date for your calendar Saturday, 16th September 2016 at 14:00

Litigants and letter-writers: improving access to court records at The National Archives

with Amanda Bevan

Dr Amanda Bevan has spent the last 15 years working on cataloguing records of pre-20th century litigation at The National Archives. In this talk she looks at the users of a variety of courts, including Chancery, Star Chamber and the High Court of Admiralty.

at Wesley's Chapel, (in the Kwanglim Room) 49, City Road, London EC1Y 4AU

logo for London Underground Underground: Old Street (Subway 2, Northern Line City Branch) and Moorgate (Northern, Circle and Metropolitan Lines)
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A date for your calendar Saturday, 18th November 2016 at 14:00

A Glimpse of Wales from Lambeth Palace Library

with Clare Brown

A talk by Mrs. Clare Brown, Archivist, Lambeth Palace Library.

at Wesley's Chapel, (in the Kwanglim Room) 49, City Road, London EC1Y 4AU

logo for London Underground Underground: Old Street (Subway 2, Northern Line City Branch) and Moorgate (Northern, Circle and Metropolitan Lines)
logo for London buses Bus No's: 21, 43, 55, 76, 141, 205, 214, 243, 271 ( plan your journey)
logo for trains Rail Stations: Moorgate, Liverpool Street, City ThamesLink

 for more detail see Google map (opens in new window)

Revised 29th January 2017
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