Parish church LlanidloesPowysland Club Programme 2018

(last updated 06/08/2018)

Each year the Club arranges a series of six or seven lectures between September and May. These are held at various centres within the old county of Montgomeryshire and are delivered by specialists in the fields of Welsh history and archaeology. During the summer months there are several one-day excursions (see below) to places of historical interest in the area. Details will be posted as they become available.

Lecture Programme 2018/19

Church cottage TregynonAll lectures are on Saturdays and commence at 3.00 pm.

Saturday, 13th October 2018 at the Corn Exchange, Welshpool : Attitudes to the mentally ill in mid-Wales in the 20th century, by Hugh Purcell.

Saturday, 10th November 2018 at The Cowshacc, Welshpool : The Domesday Survey . Powys and the border, by John Davies and Karin Thompson.

Saturday, 8th December 2018 at Plas Dolerw, Newtown : TheRiver Vyrnwy . Aspects of its history and nature, by Dewi Roberts.

Saturday, 2nd March 2019 at The Cowshacc, Welshpool : The origins of a Welsh lordship . the case of Cedewain, by David Stephenson.

Saturday, 6th April 2019 at Plas Dolerw, Newtown : The Medieval Powys Warhorse, by Peter Barton.

Saturday, 4th May 2019 at Plas Dolerw, Newtown : Up in the Church Roof, by Bob Sylvester.

This lecture will be preceded by the 2018 AGM at 2.15 pm.

Excursion Programme 2018



Contact John Davies, Oak View, Old Churchstoke, Montgomery, Powys, SY15 6DH, on 01588 620936 or for information.

This programme has been completed for 2018