See the information below regarding our future meetings:


                                         March 1st 2022  Speaker Lily Ann Dawes Subject "Will the real Duke of Portland please stand up"

April 5th 2022 Speaker Bob Massey Subject "W H Higginbottom a Nottinghamshire Architect"

May 3rd 2022 Speaker Laura Parker Subject "Peak Archaeology"

June 7th 2022 Speaker John North Subject "Derbyshire Well Dressings"

July 5th 2022 Speaker Robert Mee Subject "Nottinghamshire Castles"

August 2nd 2022 Howard Healey "War Time Nottinghamshire"

September 6th 2022 Brian Howes Subject "Magic of Metal Box"

October 4th 2022 David Templeman Subject "Mary Queen of Scots- The captive Queen"

November 1st 2022 Steven Flinders Subject "The Old Curiosity Box"

December 6th 2022 No Guest Speaker, Christmas meeting with festivities

January 3rd 2023 Lily Ann Dawes Subject "Odd Laws of Old England"

February 7th 2023 John Lower Subject "The Chesterfield Canal"

March 7th 2023 Ian Morgan Subject "The Fossdyke" and our Societies AGM






Take care and stay safe, best regards,

Your Committee.

Our monthly meetings take place in the Function Room at Blidworth Miners Welfare.

  • We continue to meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month with a starting time of 7pm and the meetings normally end at 9pm.
  • Refreshments are provided and there is a small charge of £3 at the door
  • Our guest speaker is chosen from a group of dedicated and well qualified individuals
  • Car parking is free courtesy of the Welfare Management Committee.
  • All members and non members are very welcome and audience participation is encouraged.
  • If you are interested in joining us, want to know more about Blidworth and the surrounding villages or are just curious about what we do,
  • We can be contacted by email at
  • You can also follow us on Facebook  
  • We would be extremely grateful to hear from anyone possessing old photographs, documents, or  memorabilia and who would be willing to donate or loan them to the Society