Forncett History Group - 2024 Meetings Programme

20th March     Joy Evitt – The Costume and Textile Association.

                                          "The History of the Norwich Shawl"

17th April        Ruth Tolland - Chairperson, WISE Archive Norwich

                                         "Oral history – The WISE way"

15th May         Rowan Francis -  Forncett Steam Museum

                                          "The development of industrial steam from 1698 to 2024"

                                         Note: Meeting will be held at the Steam Museum

24th July        Joint meeting with Tharston History Society

                                         "The use of newspapers to discover local history"

18th Sep          David Kirk - Wreningham Heritage Group

                                        "Bishop John William Colenso (1814 – 1883)"

16th Oct          Philip Yull - Forncett History Group

                                       "The wartime bombing of Forncett"