Programme & Events

 The Historical Society is very pleased to announce that its 2019 programme will commence at 7.30 pm on Thursday 28th February at Gwernyfed Rugby Club with a talk by Daniel Moody who is an expert on the Mappa Mundi. Daniel is a professional map maker and has put together a fascinating talk on how the Mappa Mundi was developed, why the River Wye is shown on the map as is the River Nile and to reveal for the first time that Talgarth is also on the Mappa Mundi!

28 March               AGM and Historical Quiz Night

April                                No meeting

30 May                  Huw Williams.  Merthyr Tydfil and Brecon. Not that far apart.

27 June                 A Tale of two Lakes:  Llangorse and Brechfa

July and August          No meeting

26 September     Rob Hughes One family’s experiences of the Napoleonic Wars

31 October          Robert Gant. The Abandoned Dwellings of the Black Mountains

28 November             Colin Lewis.  Gwernyfed – The Elizabethan Manor and Estate

16 December      Christmas Meal 7 pm  Monday 16 December at the Honey Café

This will not be the set Christmas menu.  Orders will be taken from that  evening’s menu.

To book please contact Jan Shivel 01874 712346