The Current Programme


The 2022  Programme

January 18 Sheffield’s Ancient Woodlands

Sheffield has 35 such areas dating back over 400 years. The talk will be preceded by AGM business.

Ian Rotherham


February 15 Loxley-Wanderings in a Curious Valley

The most northerly of Sheffield’s valleys.

Peter Machan
March 15 The South Yorkshire Local Heritage List 

How to protect your favourite local places.

Sarah Cattell
April 19 Horse Racing in Sheffield in the 18th Century

First on Crookes Moor and later at Redmires.

Stephen Johnson
May 17 The End of the Furnivals and John Talbot

The Earls of Shrewsbury follow the Lords of Hallamshire.

Lloyd Powell
June 21  

Reminiscences of a Family Business


Jason Heath
Sept. 20 Local Buildings and Architecture

Their relationship with local geology.

Scott Engering
October 18 Exploring the Ranmoor Archive

Subject areas to be arranged

Members’ Evening
November 15 Sheffield’s Ancient Suburbs

Including Ecclesall, Dore, Banner Cross, Bents Green

David Templeman

Meetings are normally held in the Garden Room, Ranmoor Parish Centre, 5 Ranmoor Park Road, starting at 7.30 on the third Tuesday of each month, excluding July, August and December.  Unless conditions change a physical meeting will be held in parallel wit a Zoom transmission.