We meet on the first Thursday of the month at 7.00 p.m. unless otherwise stated at Worle Community Centre, Lawrence Road, Worle BS22 6TN. We inhabit the old Chapel, up the yellow steps at the front. Lawrence Rd is off the High Street, the turning next to the Lamb Inn. All welcome. Members £1, visitors £2
If you have suggestions for topics or speakers, please contact one of the organising team below, by email.
2021 Here we go again!!!!
Meeting arrangements for the rest of the year.
Thursday 1st July
Welcome back meeting. 7.00 p.m. Worle Community Centre, Lawrence Road, Worle. Start 7.00 p..m.
Details of the August walk will be led by our new chairman, Dave Hart. News updates and programme for
the rest of the year will be available. New books on sale.
Thursday 5th August Summer annual walk.
topic: Ways to get to Ebden. Meet at 6.30 at the Nut Tree Pub. £2.50 each
including pamphlet. Usually we have supper at a pub. Details to follow. ALL WELCOME.
Thursday 2nd Sept Annual General
Meeting. Subs for the coming year and election of committee. Followed by a talk about
Worle Cricket Club from 1870 to 1956 with pictures, cuttings and memorabilia.
October 7th: Visit to Worle Community School near its 50th anniversary year
(2022?). Bob Champ has arranged
for an evening at the school, meeting in their new auditorium. It will include a talk on some of the school’s history, a tour of key areas and a display of School and Worle History Society information.
November 4th: A talk about the Viking visits to our local area, here in Somerset, by Dave Hart.
December 2nd: Quiz night with light hearted questions, raffle and light refreshments. Come with your teams and enjoy
a very relaxed evening.
January 6th Happy New Year. 2.00 p.m. This is our annual afternoon meeting at
Worle Century Club in Mendip
Avenue. "THE SPIRIT OF THIS PLACE”. It is hoped that some of our members and friends will tell us
about what Worle means to them, or what brought them here, how long have their families been in or
near the village and any specific memories that stand out for them. Any volunteers?
February 3rd: To be arranged.
March 3rd: Phil Curme from Clevedon Pier Trust will talk on the 150 years of Clevedon Pier.
April 7th: Dr Mel Draper’s presentation will be on the railways in the Worle area from
documents and artefacts
held at Kew as part of the Haywood Collection. W E Haywood was a Weston man.
May 5th: WHS Research Group’s findings on the Worle Alms Houses in the Scaurs from the 1790’s to
demolition in 1938.
June 2nd: To be arranged.
July 7th: “Talk the walk”. A preview of this year’s Village Walk. Do we have any new pictures?
August 4th: Gather at 6.30 p.m. Venue to be arrangad. Worle Annual Village Walk.
September 1st: Annual General Meeting, followed by a short talk from the Research Group.
October 6th: “The Flooding of the North Marsh up to the Present Day” by Dave Hart.
November 3rd: “Lawrence Road” by Dave Skidmore.
December 1st: Christmas Quiz and Social.