Parish church LlanidloesPowysland Club Programme 2018

(last updated 4/02/2018)

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

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

Saturday 17th March at The Town Hall, Montgomery: Late Revd Terrence and Mrs Jacqui Bryan ‘The Garmon Preaching Mounds, an exercise in conjecture’.

Saturday 7th April 2018 at Bryhafren School, Crew Green: Stephen Jones ‘The Marcher Lordship of Bausley’.

Saturday 12th May 2018 at Plas Dolerw, Newtown: Andrew Green ‘Welsh Antiquarians and the Powysland Club’.

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


Excursion Programme 2018

From John Davies 4/02/2018:   Early Alert!

An excursion has been arranged to Lydham and More Castles and Churches and the deserted village of More for Saturday, 7th July 2018. Dr David Stephenson will be our guide for the day. Lydham was an important place in the medieval period and the lords of More are an interesting family. Full details will be sent out by e-mail and with the Club AGM papers.

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