District/Unitary Authority:Northumberland

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Aln and Breamish Local History Society

Whittingham Memorial Institute, Whittingham, Northumberland, NE66 4UN, North East
www.alnandbreamishlhs.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Society Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The Society provides a programme of historical lectures each year with, normally, a minimum of 3 lectures in the Spring and 3 in the Autumn. In addition, there is a speaker or exhibition at the Annual General Meeting in June. From time to time the Society holds member's evenings which allow participants to bring items or raise subjects for a short discussion. These interactive events can provide some fascinating insights into local history.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website659

Aln Valley Railway Society

Waiting Room, Alnwick Station, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 2NP, North East
www.alnvalleyrailway.co.uk
Category:Railway History
Navigate Website>>> News and Events >>> Indoor Meetings
Open Lectures & Talks'The popular indoor meetings are held in the Old Waiting Room, Alnwick Station (what is now Barter Books). Meetings start 7.00pm for 7.30pm. We welcome visitors, members and their guests for a small donation towards meeting costs. Refreshments will be available from 7.00 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website1789

Alnwick Wildlife Group

St Michael's Church Hall, Canongate, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NE, North East
www.alnwickwildlifegroup.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Meetings
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the month from September - May each year ... Meetings are free to members and visitors are requested to pay £2 ... Free refreshments are provided at the end of each meeting and all who attend are warmly welcomed and invited to stay for tea /coffee /biscuits and a chat.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website551

Barter Books

Barter Books, Alnwick Station, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 2NP, North East
barterbooks.co.uk
Category:Bookshops
Navigate Website>>> Other Stuff >>> Talks Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'One of the perks I value most about having a bookshop is that our talks series, such as it is (roughly a speaker a month between September – June) enables me to meet professionals in every field (the arts, sciences, even sports) who I would otherwise never have had the opportunity to meet. Some few are well-known to the public - hey! It’s a long way up here, the fee is risible, and the Old Waiting Room wherein the talks take place only holds 50 people tops (60 if they’re skinny). Still, some serious names (serious names with big hearts) have been willing to make the perilous journey above Watford. Anyway, all the talks begin at 7.30 and cost £3 (and that includes a glass of plonk no less.)'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyBookshop
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Visits to Website713

Belford and District Local History Society

Belford Community Club, West Street, Belford, Northumberland, NE70 7QE, North East
www.belfordvillage.co.uk/groups/localhistorysociety/
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet monthly on the last Wednesday of the Month ... at 7.30 pm', September to May.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website992

Berwick & District Philatelic Society

Spittal United Reform Church, Main Street, Spittal, Northumberland, TD15 1QY, North East
sites.google.com/site/northeastofenglandphilatelic/home/member-societies/berwick
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held ... on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 2.00 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website575

Berwick and District Museum and Archives

Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, North East
www.berwickfriends.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> News & Events
Open Lectures & TalksThe Friends of Berwick and District Museum and Archives 'aim to present two lectures each year, one in the autumn, and the other coinciding with the Annual General Meeting in the spring'.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
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Visits to Website582

Berwick Wildlife Group

Berwick United Reformed Church, Main Street, Spittal, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1RP, North East
www.berwickwildlifegroup.org.uk/Programme.html
Open Lectures & Talks'Our members have an interest in the environment and want to learn more about our wildlife and help conserve it for the enjoyment of people today and the generations to come. Individually we are not "experts", but together we are learning, and building up knowledge and expertise to provide information on Berwick's fauna and flora.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website616

Berwick-upon-Tweed Civic Society

The Parish Centre, Parade, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1DF, North East
www.berwickcivicsociety.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets monthly with a programme of lectures and discussions relevant to its aims.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website469

Blyth Philatelic Society

Blyth Sports Centre, Bolam Park, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 5BT, North East
sites.google.com/site/northeastofenglandphilatelic/home/member-societies/blyth-p...
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held ... on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7.00 pm for 7.15 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website586

Border Archaeological Society

Parish Centre, The Parade, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1DF, North East
www.border-archaeological-society.co.uk/LECTURES.htm
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings held 1st Monday of every month September, October, November, December, February, March, April, May and June. Monthly speakers, lending library. If you are interested in any aspect of Archaeology come to one of our meetings and see what we do.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website762

Cogito Books

5 St. Mary's Chare, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1NQ, North East
cogitobooksonline.tbpcontrol.co.uk
Category:Bookshops
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyBookshop
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Visits to Website457

Craster Local History Group

Craster Memorial Club, Craster, Northumberland, NE66 3TL, North East
www.crasterhistory.org.uk/Programme.html
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are on the third Monday of each month, except August and December ... at 7.00 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website419

Embroiderers' Guild - Hexham

The Torch Centre (opposite Hexham General Hospital), Corbridge Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QS, North East
www.hexhamembroiderersguild.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Find a Branch >>> Hexham
Open Lectures & Talks'Our meetings are held once a month except August.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website492

Fawdon, Coxlodge and District History Society

St Clement's Court, Belsay Gardens, Fawdon, Northumberland, NE3 2AZ, North East
www.fawdoncoxlodgehistory.org
Navigate Website>>> Programme/Speakers
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly evening meetings.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website514

Felton and Swarland Local History Society

The Coquet Room, Felton Village Hall, Northumberland, NE65 9NG, North East
www.anlhs.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Member Societies >>> Felton and Swarland Local History Society
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly meetings, Monday evenings.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website403

Glendale Local History Society

Cheviot Centre, 12 Padgepool Place, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71 6BL, North East
www.wooler.org.uk/glhs
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held from September to April, normally on the second Wednesday of the month at 7.30 pm ... finishing by around 9 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website457

Hardy Plant Society - North East

Village Hall, Stannington, Northumberland, NE61 6EL, North East
www.hardy-plant.org.uk/index.php
Open Lectures & Talks'We are a friendly, welcoming group and are always happy to receive visitors to our talks who are interested in becoming members, at a small charge of £2. Meetings run from September to May and talks cover a varied range of gardening and plant interest. Refreshments are served after talks where there is an opportunity to buy plants and garden sundries. Meetings commence at 7.15 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website358

Hexham & District Photographic Society

Lockhart Room, Moothall, Market Place, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3NH, North East
www.hexhamphotographic.org
Open Lectures & TalksWeekly evening meetings, September to May.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website520

Hexham Bee Keepers Association

Tynedale Sports Club, Priors Flat, Eilansgate, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3EW, North East
www.bbka.org.uk/local/hexham/
Navigate Website>>> Meetings
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly evening meetings, usually second Tuesday.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website484

Hexham Book Festival

www.hexhambookfestival.co.uk
Open Lectures & TalksUsually held late April/early May.
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyFestival
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Visits to Website634

Hexham Local History Society

Trinity Methodist Church Hall, Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3LS, North East
hexhamhistorian.org/pages/events-programme.php
Open Lectures & Talks'Just come along to one of our meetings, at 7.30 pm on the second Tuesday in the month.'
Named Lectures & TalksTom Corfe Memorial Lecture
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website486

Hexham Philatelic Society

Community Centre, Gilesgate, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3NP, North East
sites.google.com/site/northeastofenglandphilatelic/home/member-societies/hexham-...
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held ... on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, September to May inclusive at 2.30 pm.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website330

Morpeth Antiquarian Society

St. James' Community Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1BN, North East
www.northumbriana.org.uk/antiquarian%20society/index.htm
Navigate Website>>> Newsletter
Open Lectures & Talks'Monthly lectures are held during the winter months and visits to places of historic interest take place in the summer ... Visitors and new members always welcome. We meet on the last Friday of: September, October, November, January, February, March (subject to change to avoid Good Friday) and April (AGM).'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website440

National Trust Support - Tyne Valley

Trinity Methodist Hall, Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3LS, North East
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/supporter-groups
Open Lectures & Talks'During the winter months (Sept.-May) we hold regular meetings where a variety of speakers give talks on topics of interest.'
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP570
Visits to Website444

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