What's On in 2020
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 society's talks are held on the THIRD Tuesday of each month - Sept to June (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 talks take place in Thornhill School main hall
**PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL TUESDAY TALKS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE OWING TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK. WE WILL RE-COMMENCE ONCE THE SITUATION IMPROVES. WE SINCERELY APOLOGISE FOR THIS COURSE OF ACTION AND WE HOPE OUR MEMBERS UNDERSTAND**
The society's Heritage Centre in Douro Terrace is closed until further notice. We will endeavour to keep members updated on any changes via this website and our Facebook site.**
A number of queries have been received about the payment of annual subscriptions that are due now, or in the near future. These can still be paid in the usual manner but if you are used to paying personally at either Douro Terrace or at the monthly talk then PLEASE do send payment to the society at 6 Douro Terrace, Sunderland SR2 7DX or direct to our Treasurer, Linda King, at 3 Woodside, Sunderland, SR2 7ET
Renewal reminders are always enclosed with the relevant newsletter but this will not be possible if the virus prevents the printing of the May/June edition. If you are in any doubt as to whether your subscription is due or the method of payment in the forthcoming months then please do contact Linda King, our Treasurer by email:
WHATEVER THE SITUATION IN MAY, THE NEWSLETTER WILL EITHER BE POSTED TO MEMBERS OR, IF UNABLE TO BE PRINTED, WILL BE UPLOADED ONTO THE MEMBERS' AREA OF THIS WEBSITE.
WE KNOW THAT THIS IS A VERY DIFFICULT PERIOD FOR EVERYONE BUT WE SINCERELY HOPE OUR MEMBERS WILL CONTINUE TO GIVE THEIR SUPPORT TO THE SOCIETY DURING THIS TIME.
WE WILL ENDEAVOUR TO UPLOAD SOME OF OUR PHOTOGRAPHIC ARCHIVES ONTO THIS SITE OVER THE NEXT FEW WEEKS - SO DO KEEP LOOKING.