What's On in Ceredigion

Forthcoming events organised by the Forum members. Admission is normally open to everyone (including non-members) but there may be a small charge. Please contact the organisers for more details.


Llandysul & District Local History Society
28 June 2017 7.15 pm

Visit and Tour of Cardigan Castle

More details later
Where?: Tysul Hall, Llandysul
Contact: jane.kerr2007@btinternet.com

Hanes Aberporth History
28 June 2017 7.30 pm

Searching for the Oldest Houses in Ceredigion

A presentation by Richard Suggett of the RCAHMW.

Please bring any photos of houses and farm buildings with any dates and description you might have.
Where?: Aberporth Village Hall
Contact: Anita Thomas. Anita.Thomas@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Ceredigion Assoc. of National Trust Members
01 July 2017

Tea: llys-wen, Llanfarian

(Date changed from June 24)
Contact: Gillian Manton 01970 627943

Cymdeithas Hanes Llansantffraed History Society
03 July 2017 7.30 pm

Landladies, Harpers and Guides: Services for tourists in Wales 1770 - 1870

A talk by Michael Freeman
Where?: Reading Room, Llanon
Contact: secretary@llanon.org.uk. Tel: 01545 571886 or 01974 202438

Aberystwyth & District Civic Society
12 July 2017 6.00 pm

Visit to Nanteos

Rory Wilson, Catalina Architecture & Design

Site visit: meet at 6.00 pm


Contact: richard.suggett@cbhc.gov.uk

Cymdeithas Hanes Llansantffraed History Society
07 August 2017 7.30 pm

The Ladies of Glanhelyg

A talk based on the diaries and letters of Eliza Webley and Maria Brigstocke

by Helen Palmer, County Archivist
Where?: Reading Room, Llanon
Contact: secretary@llanon.org.uk. Tel: 01545 571886 or 01974 202438

Cymdeithas Hanes Llansantffraed History Society
04 September 2017 7.30 pm

Bungalows: a comparison of bungalows built in two different locations - Llanybydder and Llanon

A talk by Linda Hood
Where?: Reading Room, Llanon
Contact: secretary@llanon.org.uk. Tel: 01545 571886 or 01974 202438

Ceredigion Assoc. of National Trust Members
07 September 2017

7/8 September

Coach trip: Brecon Mountain Railway
Contact: Gillian Manton 01970 627943

Aberystwyth & District Civic Society
13 September 2017 6.00 pm

Visit to Blaenplwyf Transmitter

Mark Edwards, Transmitter Engineer

Site visit: meet at 6.00 pm
Contact: richard.suggett@cbhc.gov.uk

Hanes Emlyn History
20 September 2017 7.30 pm

The Lower Teify Valley - Cenarth to Cardigan

A talk by Ken Jones
Where?: Hanes Emlyn History Room, Market Hall, Newcastle Emlyn
Contact: Lloyd 01239 711 297 or Ken 01239 710 620

Friends of Ceredigion Museum
23 September 2017 2.30 pm

Curator's Annual Lecture

"Safeguarding Ceredigion Museum for future generations: Heritage Lottery Fund

"New Approaches" project update followed by tea
Where?: The Coliseum, Aberystwyth
Contact: orianhopkin1944@btinernet.com

Llandysul & District Local History Society
27 September 2017 7.15 pm

Interesting Local Bits and Bobs

Illustrated talk by Andrew Williams and Jane Kerr
Where?: Tysul Hall, Llandysul
Contact: jane.kerr2007@btinternet.com

Hanes Aberporth History
27 September 2017 7.30 pm

Saturday Night at the Black Lion

A presentation by William Howells of Aberystwyth

(we will be joined by Hanes Ferwig History Group on this date)
Where?: Aberporth Village Hall
Contact: Anita Thomas. Anita.Thomas@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Cymdeithas Hanes Llansantffraed History Society
02 October 2017 7.30 pm

'Orrible Murders'

A talk by Nigel Callaghan
Where?: Reading Room, Llanon
Contact: secretary@llanon.org.uk. Tel: 01545 571886 or 01974 202438

Hanes Emlyn History
18 October 2017 2.30 pm

The Modern Mart

A talk by Geraint James
Where?: Hanes Emlyn History Room, Market Hall, Newcastle Emlyn
Contact: Lloyd 01239 711 297 or Ken 01239 710 620

Ceredigion Assoc. of National Trust Members
19 October 2017

AGM: Carriage Courtyard, Llanerchaeron
Contact: Gillian Manton 01970 627943

Llandysul & District Local History Society
25 October 2017 7.15 pm

The Archaeology of Llanllyr

Talk by Jemma Bezant
Where?: Tysul Hall, Llandysul
Contact: jane.kerr2007@btinternet.com

Hanes Aberporth History
25 October 2017 7.30 pm

Memories of the Coliseum

A presentation by Carrie Canham, Curator, Ceredigion Museum, Aberystwyth.

Plus an update o the New Approaches Project.
Where?: Aberporth Village Hall
Contact: Anita Thomas. Anita.Thomas@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Cymdeithas Hanes Llansantffraed History Society
06 November 2017 7.30 pm

A History of Fermented Foods

A talk by Ron Pateman
Where?: Reading Room, Llanon
Contact: secretary@llanon.org.uk. Tel: 01545 571886 or 01974 202438

Aberystwyth & District Civic Society
08 November 2017 7.30 pm

Finding Welsh Battles

Scott Lloyd, RCAHWM
Where?: St. David's Church Hall, Bath Street, Aberyswtyth
Contact: richard.suggett@cbhc.gov.uk

Friends of Ceredigion Museum
11 November 2017 2.30 pm

Annual General Meeting followed by

tea and an opportunity for Friends to bring an interesting object to show and discuss
Where?: The Coliseum, Aberystwyth
Contact: orianhopkin1944@btinernet.com

Ceredigion Assoc. of National Trust Members
15 November 2017

Annual Lunch, Lampeter
Contact: Gillian Manton 01970 627943

Hanes Emlyn History
15 November 2017 7.00 pm

AGM
Where?: Hanes Emlyn History Room, Market Hall, Newcastle Emlyn
Contact: Lloyd 01239 711 297 or Ken 01239 710 620

Llandysul & District Local History Society
29 November 2017 7.15 pm

Film Night (with popcorn)

Shown by Ivor E. Thomas
Where?: Tysul Hall, Llandysul
Contact: jane.kerr2007@btinternet.com

Hanes Aberporth History
30 November 2017 7.30 pm

A Local History Surprise

A presentation by Max Thorn and Anita Thomas
Where?: Aberporth Village Hall
Contact: Anita Thomas. Anita.Thomas@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Cymdeithas Hanes Llansantffraed History Society
04 December 2017 7.00 pm

Christmas Meal

Venue to be decided
Contact: secretary@llanon.org.uk. Tel: 01545 571886 or 01974 202438

Ceredigion Assoc. of National Trust Members
10 December 2017

Christmas Carols
Contact: Gillian Manton 01970 627943

Llandysul & District Local History Society
13 December 2017 7.00 for 7.30 pm

Christmas Dinner with Entertainment

Booking essential
Where?: Porth Hotel, Llandysul
Contact: jane.kerr2007@btinternet.com