Programme

2019

Meetings start at 7.30p.m. in Falkirk Trinity Church.   ALL WELCOME.

Date Speaker Subject
Sept 18 Geoff Bailey Recent Archaeological Work
Oct 16 Simon Green The Buildings at Risk Register
Nov 20 Russell MacGilivray Larbert’s Experience of War 1914-18
Dec 18 John Reid Annual Christmas Lecture

2020

Date Speaker Subject
Jan 15 John Blackie 100 years of the ‘Dyes’
Feb 19 Helena Huys New Canalside Community Hub at Lock 16
March 18 Ian Scott The Radical Insurrection and the Battle of Bonnymuir.
April 15 TBA AGM (Talk TBA)
May 20 TBA Annual Fundraising Evening in aid of the Friends of Strathcarron Hospice

Summer Walks

In the summer months, June, July and August there are at last three guided historical walks around local areas of interest.   Everyone is welcome and there is no charge.

Date Location Leader
Sun 23 June: 2.00p.m. Langlees, Abbotshaugh Bridge, Kerse Bridge and Charlotte Dundas Trail Ian Scott & Geoff Bailey
Wed 10 July  7.30p.m. Airth Ian Scott & Geoff Bailey
Sun 21 July: 2.00p.m. Bannockburn House Tour (admittance £4) Entrance by advance booking only
Sun 18 Aug: 2.00p.m. Alva Estate and Ice House TBA

Annual Outing

On the weekend of 27/28 April 2019, we visited : Glamis Castle; Montrose Air Heritage Centre; Arbroath Abbey; Hospitalfield House & Mortuary; V&A Museum, Dundee

Here are some photographs from our trip:

On the weekend of 21/22 April 2018, we visited : Scottish Crannog  Centre ;  Ruthven Barracks; Cawdor Castle ; Brodie Castle

Here are some photographs from our trip: