Doors open for all our indoor meetings at 1.30pm and meetings start at 2.00 pm unless otherwise stated.
Indoor meetings cost 1 for members and 2 for non-members but for outside speakers the cost is 5 for both members and non-members. This includes tea or coffee and a biscuit (or two!)
The AGM and Christmas Lunch meetings are free to members and 2 to non-members.

See also Calendar of Events for 2019, which includes events organised by the Richard III Society, and other branches and groups.

See also the Medieval Calendar

Programme for 2019 for the Worcestershire Branch of the Richard III Society


Saturday 12 January 2019
A talk by Carol Southworth on Churches In Richard's Day at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA.

Saturday 9 February 2019
Debate about Perkin Warbeck led by Judith Sealey and Ralph Richardson at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA.

Saturday 9 March 2019
A talk by Stephen David about Francis Lovell at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA. Stephen will have copies of his book "Last Champion of York: Francis Lovell: Richard III's Truest Friend" for sale.

Saturday 13 April 2019
AGM and time to renew membership for the coming year. Also a talk by Jane Tinklin at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA.

Saturday 11 May 2019
Visit to Worcester Cathedral Library.

Saturday 8 June 2019
Visit to Malvern and Hanley Castle.

Saturday 29 June 2019 - NOT A BRANCH MEETING but a joint conference organised by the Richard III Society and the Mortimer History Society
The Mortimer Inheritance: Key to the Yorkist Crown: Joint Mortimer History Society and Richard III Society conference in Ludlow Assembly Rooms and St Laurence's Church, celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Mortimer History Society.
See the Programme for full details of speakers. There will be a booking form in the December Ricardian Bulletin and full booking information on the Mortimer History Society website from 1 December.
The focus for this event will be the later Mortimers, Earls of March, and the importance of the Mortimer inheritance for the House of York. It will be in Ludlow as the town provides a strong physical connection between the Mortimers and the House of York.

Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 July 2019
Tewkesbury Medieval Festival and Battle Re-enactment. The Worcestershire Branch has a stall in the Exhibition Tent on both days.

Saturday 10 August 2019
Visit to Minster Lovell guided by author Stephen David.

Saturday 14 September 2019
A talk by Kate Hunt and Alison Khan (subject to be confirmed) at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA.

Saturday 12 October 2019
Social Get Together at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA. The Branch Library, Branch History and Branch Displays will be on show, together with items for sale.

Saturday 9 November 2019
A talk by Max Keen about Edward I - A Great or a Terrible King, at Holy Innocents Kidderminster DY11 6LA.

Saturday 14 December 2019
Christmas Lunch - Bring and Share. Upton Snodsbury 12 - 3pm. WR7 4NH. Entry FREE for members and 2 for non-members.


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