Carnegie Heritage Centre



Talks and Quiz Nights at the Carnegie Heritage Centre - entrance to all is £2.50 from January 2017

There will be no Sunday or Wednesday Talk during August.

Tuesday 22nd August    7.30pm

Local History Quiz Night

with Paul Taylor


Sunday September 3rd   1.30pm

Women at War 

with Simon Davies


Wednesday 13th September    10am

Women & Probate

with Mike Rymer


Tuesday 26th September   7.30pm

Local History Quiz Night

with Alan Richards


Sunday 1st October   1.30pm

Winifred Holtby and her Yorkshire Roots.

with Robin Drummond Horspool


Wednesday 11th October 

Villains & Heroes

with Carol Osgerby


Tuesday October 24th    7.30pm

The Norfolk Millers Daughter

('a wife in ten thousand') James Reckitt

by John D Slater


Sunday November 5th  at 1.30pm

Hull Rugby League Heroines

with Victoria Dawson


Wednesday November 8th   10am

Hull Telephones- the beginning of +

Cream Kiosks

With Chris Mead


Tuesday November 28th   7.30pm

Powolny - The Life & Death of a Hull Resturant

with Robin Drummond Horspool


Previous talks...

A Virtual Tour of the Boulevard

Beryl Kelsey gave a very interesting account of life in the Boulevard accompanied by many old and present day photographs. 

The History of Hull Folk Music

Barry Cundill gave us his history of the maritime folk scene in Hull and was joined by friends renditions of sea shanties and others, some familiar, some not. an enjoyable afternoon. 

Remember Hull's Trolley Buses

Malcolm Wells gave an informative illustrated talk showing many of the Trolley buses we ll remember travelling on plus quite a few before our time!

G.E.W. Sizer and Vera Brittain:- a forgotten Hull writer and his collaborator.

With Alan Deighton

Hulls Incredible untold story of WW2

with Dennis Chapman

Charity Hall - Workhouse

With John Lawson

Hull Architects and their buildings

With David Neave

The History of Victoria Dock

With Colin McNichol

Symbolism in Gravestone Art

With Judy Bangs

King Charles & Beverley Gate

With Malcolm Scott

Sunday Afternoon Reminiscence talks

These talks are an opportunity to hear and share memories of Hull and the people of Hull. They are held on the first Sunday of the month at 1.30pm and usually last for an hour or more, with a break for refreshments.

Admission is £2.50

Carnegie Heritage Centre Ltd, 342 Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 6JA – Registered Office.   Registered Charity Number 1131585

Monday 1.30 until 3 pm Family history help desk with the East Yorkshire Family History Society
Tuesday 9.30 until 3 pm Open House - pop in and see us with your queries or research
Friday 9.30 until 3 pm Open House again
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