Other Societies' Events


Weston-super-Mare Civic Society


The Society has arranged a series of talks, sponsored by the Heritage Action Zone, “to raise awareness of Weston’s unique heritage”.

The talks will take place at Weston Museum.

The café bar will be open from 7pm and the events will begin at 7.30pm.

All are welcome and admission is free.



The schedule of events is as follows:



Wednesday, 18th September

‘The New Agenda for Weston’

Alex Hearn
Assistant Director of Place Making & Growth, North Somerset Council


Wednesday, 16th October

‘Hans Price – Weston’s Architect’

Johanna Roethe
Architectural Investigator, Historic England
Contributory author of ‘Weston-super-Mare and its Seaside Heritage’


Wednesday, 20th November

‘A Cornucopia of Weston Characters’
Good, bad or just plain bonkers? They’ve all helped create our Weston story

John Crockford-Hawley
Heritage & Regeneration Champion, North Somerset Council


Wednesday, 15th January

‘Georgian & Victorian Holidays in Weston - drawers and all!’

Allan Brodie
Author of ‘Weston-super-Mare and its Seaside Heritage’


Wednesday, 19th February

‘Worlebury: the Story of an Iron Age Hillfort’

Mark Bowden
Senior Investigator & Manager,
Archaeological & Investigation Team (South & West), Historic England



Clevedon & District Archaeological Society



The Society has a full programme of events coming up over the winter.

They are to take place at the St Andrews Church Centre, Church Close, Clevedon BS21 7UE.

Visitors are welcome to attend for an admission price of £3 per person.



2019/20 Winter Programme

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Thursday, September 26th, 19.30

Professor Ronald Hutton: ‘Britain's Pagan Heritage’


Thursday, October 31st, 19.30

Kurt Adams (Finds Liaison Officer): ‘Hoards of Gloucestershire & Somerset’


Thursday, November 28th

James Bond (Landscape Archaeologist): ‘Deserted Medieval Villages of Somerset’


Thursday, January 30th

Nick Corcos (Landscape Archaeologist): ‘The Cat and the Cemetery’


Thursday, February 27th

Cat Lodge (Senior Archaeologist, North Somerset Council): ‘Worlebury Camp’


Thursday, March 26th

Annual General Meeting followed by Jane Maw ‘Cornish: Journeys through ancient Greece’