The Discovery of King Richard III : The Greyfriars Project
Illustrated Talk by Matthew Morris, University of Leicester
Saturday April 5th
Who Were the Ricardians 1484-1487? : Lovell and his Cohorts
Talk by Steve David
Sunday May 11th
Field Visit : Berkeley Castle & St Mary the Virgin Church
Conducted tour of the castle and visit to the church led by David Judd
Sunday June 8th
Field Visit : The Medieval Town of Bristol
Conducted walk with Keith Stenner
Saturday July 5th
Sunday July 13th
Tewkesbury Medieval Festival We will be promoting the Richard III Society and Gloucester Branch by retaining a display area, in conjunction with the Worcestershire Branch, in the Main Marquee. (The Worcester Branch will operate on Saturday July 12th tbc)
Saturday August 2nd
Tim Porter Study Day : Medieval Pilgrims in England
Saturday September 6th
Late Fifteenth Century Arms & Armour
Illustrated talk by Dr John Paddock
Saturday October 8th
Branch AGM and John Judde [Part One]
Illustrated talk by David Judd on his ancester, a London merchant andb Master of the King's Ordnance during the reign of King Henry VI. In this talk, David will discuss his research work into his colourful predecessor.
Saturday November 1st
John Judde [Part Two]
David Judd continues his illustrated talk by describing the loife of John Judde and his violent death at the hands of Yorkists.
Saturday December 6th
Festive food and drink by way of an informal introduction to the festive season. Venue to be advised later
All meetings, unless otherwise indicated, will be held at The Emmanuel Hall, Leckhampton, Cheltenham.
Meetings commence at 2:30 pm with the exception of field visits which are by arrangement.
As agreed at the AGM, for meetings where there is an outside speaker a charge of £2 (£3 for non-branch members) will be made to cover costs.