Activities

Recent events

Our annual “Any Questions” topical debate was held at the Duchess Community High School, on Wed 20th November at 6:00 p.m. The theme was “Alnwick Old Town in a Changing Climate”.

2020 programme

March 18th: Annual General Meeting. As well as celebrating the achievements of the last year and looking forward to the year ahead, Ian Hall will speak on a little-known relic of WWII: “Heiferlaw Zero Station: what? and why?”. This meeting is open to members of Alnwick Civic Society, at no charge. With drinks and light refreshments. 7:00, St. James Centre, Pottergate.

April 22nd: Northumberland and Newcastle Society are visiting Alnwick, and David Lovie will speaking on the SAHH project. At Bailiffgate Museum. ACS members who wish to attend can do so, at the normal rate for a member of Northumberland and Newcastle Society. Booking enquiries: Jackie Salmon, Northumberland & Newcastle Society Manager.

April 29th: Michael Grant will speak on 200 years of performing arts in Alnwick. “Oh no he won’t” “Oh yes he will”. 7:30, St James Centre, Pottergate. This meeting is open to members of
Alnwick Civic Society and their guests, at no charge.

June 17th: Paul Henery speaking on his work as a wildlife police officer. 7:30, St James Centre. The meeting is open to members of Alnwick Civic Society, and their guests, at no charge.

September 22nd: An update and discussion on the work of the Alnwick Partnership. 7:30, St James Centre, Pottergate. This meeting is open to members of Alnwick Civic Society and their
guests, at no charge.

November: Any Questions – our annual topical discussion, details to be announced.