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Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 11:00 to 15:15

Saturday 30 November 2019
11.00 – 3.15
at Surrey History Centre 130, Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 6ND

11.00-11.30 Registration and coffee

11.30 - 12.10  Keith Moore, Head of Library and Information Services, The Royal Society

The Royal Society of Surrey

12.10 - 12.50   Amy Williams, Collection Development Librarian, Royal Horticultural Society

“A pleasant link with the past”: what gardening periodicals can tell us about local history

12.50 - 1.10   Carole Garard, Local Studies Librarian, Surrey Heritage

Local History Periodicals in Surrey History Centre’s Library

1.10 - 2.00 Lunch and display of some curious periodicals in the search room

2.00 - 2.45 Julian Pooley, Public Services and Engagement Manager, Surrey Heritage

Local News in a National Context: A Panoramic View of Georgian Surrey through ‘The Gentleman’s Magazine’

2.45 – 3.15   Discussion, tea and close

Tickets £12.00 in advance £15.00 on the day.


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Postal Address: 
Surrey History Centre
130 Goldsworth Road
GU21 6ND