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Brecknock Society and Museum Friends

Cymdeithas Brycheiniog a Chyfeillion yr Amgueddfa


Charity Registration No.518041 Rhif Cofrestru Elusennol

Our Programme

Monday April 9 2018
Annual General Meeting
The Muse, Glamorgan Street, Brecon 2.30pm

Sunday April 22 2018
Annual memorial event for Henry Vaughan
Llansantffraed Church 3.00pm
Memorial evensong service with address by poet Hilary Davies and wreath-laying at Henry Vaughan's grave.

Saturday May 12 2018
"The Beaufort Estate in Breconshire: a glimpse"
Llangynidr Village Hall and adjacent area 11.30am - 4.30pm
(in conjunction with Llangynidr Local History Society)
Dr Ann Benson 'The Somersets, Dukes of Beaufort, in South Wales' and visit to the hamlet of Cyffredin.

Saturday May 19 2018
His lute, his fancy, and his flights
Llansantfraed Church 7.30pm
Music and poetry from the world of Henry Vaughan. Dowland Works group with Dame Emma Kirkby.
Tickets from Mervyn Bramley - 01874 665267

Monday June 18 2018
Visit to Powys Archives, lunch and afternoon tour of Llandrindod Wells

10.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday June 23 2018
BS & MF participation in the cultural festival Convivium at Brecon Cathedral

Saturday September 22 2018
Notables of Llangammarch

Alexandra Hall, Llangammarch Wells 11.30am - 4.00pm
(in conjunction with Llangammarch History Society)

Mid October 2018
Event to be arranged

Friday November 30 2018
The Interpretation of the Brecknock Museum's Collections: how the stories are being told.

The Muse, Glamorgan Street, Brecon - 7.00 pm

Mid January 2019
Events in y Gaer
Dates and times to be determined

Tuesday February 19 2019
Merthyr: Brecknock's great neighbour 
The Muse, Glamorgan Street, Brecon - 3.00pm
Joe England

Friday March 22 2019
Sir John Lloyd Lecture - 'Writing History - the world of Theophilus Jones, our county historian'. 
Theatr Bycheiniog - 7.00pm
Professor Prys Morgan

Monday April 8 2019
Annual General Meeting
Venue to be arranged

The Houses of Breconshire Group operates on an informal basis under the auspices of the BS&MF. For information, please contact John Gibbs (please enable javascript to view)

For more information on the events listed here and for information on additional events that may be arranged, please consult this web-site or contact Elaine Starling (01874 711484 or please enable javascript to view)