Events For 2017

Wirral Society 2017 Events Notice

Thornton Hall photograph
Photograph by John Robertson, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence

As usual, the Society puts on a number of events for its members every year (non-members are also very welcome to attend).

For 2017, we have 4 scheduled events planned across the seasons starting with our lecture night on 26th January as follows…

W Victor Smith Memorial Lecture

  • Date: Thursday 26th January
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Location: Wallasey Golf Club, Bayswater Rd, Wallasey, Wirral, CH45 8LA
  • Details: Talk from Elizabeth Davey – ‘Edward Kemp – The People’s Gardener, 1817 – 1891’

Wirral Society AGM + W Victor Smith Memorial Lecture

  • Date: Thursday 2nd March
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Location: Wallasey Golf Club, Bayswater Rd, Wallasey, Wirral, CH45 8LA
  • Details: our Annual General Meeting followed by a talk from Alf Plant (Director of Ainsley Gommon, Architects) & Peter Gommon – ‘The Liverpool Cooperatives: Lessons On Housing For a Wirral Practice’

Annual Outing

  • Date: Sunday 17th September
  • Time: 2:30pm
  • Details: A guided tour of Bidston Lighthouse by Stephen Pickles (access via Wilding Way, CH43 7RA)

Hot Pot Supper + W Victor Smith Memorial Lecture

  • Date: Wednesday 11th October
  • Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm
  • Location: Wallasey Golf Club, Bayswater Rd, Wallasey, Wirral, CH45 8LA
  • Details: our Hot Pot supper followed by a talk from David Casement – ‘The Life & Work Of Thomas Brassey’

We will be issuing tickets for the Hot Pot Supper evening nearer the time, available to purchase on our website, but all other events are free to attend (no ticket required) and we look forward to welcoming you.