Parish church LlanidloesPowysland Club Programme 2019/2020

(last updated 22/11/2019)

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 2019/2020

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

Saturday 7th December 2019 at The Tabernacle, Machynlleth: ‘The Wynnstay Estate and the Dyfi Valley 1750-1900’ by Dr Emyr Williams.

Saturday 14th March 2020 at Plas Dolerw, Newtown: ‘Recent Research in Montgomeryshire Music’ by Dr Rhian Davies.

Saturday 18th April 2020 at The Cowshac, Welshpool: Crucks: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Reflections on medieval roofs’, by Richard Sugget.

Saturday 9th May 2020 at Plas Dolerw, Newtown: ‘Enigmatic earthworks: recent archaeological work at Beacon Ring and Offa’s Dyke by Paul Belford.

Excursion Programme

Contact John Davies, Oak View, Old Churchstoke, Montgomery, Powys, SY15 6DH, on 01588 620936 or for information. Please let John know if you might be interested in any or all of the following excursions. If not on e mail please send a stamped addressed envelope for each excursion.

The excursion programme for 2019 has been successfully completed.