What's On in 2018/19

Please note that the monthly illustrated talks  take place in the MAIN HALL at THORNHILL SCHOOL.   The  venue is large and comfortable and there is ample parking there as well. The talks will continue to commence at 7.30pm and last for approx. one hour. Doors open at 7pm - all are welcome. The talks are £1 to members with a £2 cover charge for visitors.

The season will commence again in September with the talks as usual being held on the THIRD Tuesday of each month (see times above). The following are all illustrated talks commencing at 7.30pm and last approx one hour.  Doors are open at 6.50pm

The new season of talks commence in September 2018 and take place in Thornhill School main hall

15th Jan       Nelson's Navy - Recruitment, Discipline and Legacy  by Alan Smith

19th Feb       Life in 1966 Sunderland  by Philip Curtis  

19th Mar       The History of Whitburn   by Brian Hastings 

16th April      Music in Sunderland 1952 to date  by Trevor Thorne


 The society's archives at 6 DouroTerrace (just up frm the Civic Centre) are open to everyone to visit throughout the year  EVERY WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY, 9.30am to 12.00 noon. Members and visitors are welcome to come and view the Society's vast collections of documents, maps and photographs.