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Details of our monthly meetings held at St Andrews Church Centre, Clevedon, starting at 7:30pm.

Meeting dates for the Executive and the various Group Committees can be found under the monthly meeting details.


Main Meeting - Thursday 14 November 2019

The Future of the Mendip Hills - Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Speaker: Jim Hardcastle

What is the current state of the Mendip Hills and what does the future hold for this nationally designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)? Will it become an island surrounded by development? Will visitors to the area destroy the natural beauty they are coming to see and what will climate change do to the wildlife?
Jim hardcastle, Manager of the Mendip Hills AONB will share the latest statistics and thoughts on these questions.

History Group  - Thursday 21 November 2019

Members' Own: Family Scandals

Speakers: Group Members

Our 2019 Winter Supper meeting has all the fun of the family! Various members will be speaking on their family history, with emphasis on any scandals within…


Main Society Meetings

The main Society Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month.

2020 Meetings

January - Curzon Cinema and AGM

February - British Honours List

March - Kilts and Tartans; Clevedon Care 

April - Still Battling the Bombers

May - The History of Bristol Zoo

September - Nobel Prizes

October - History of Morris Dancing

November - 20thC Society inc. Architecture

History Group Meetings

The History Group hold their meetings on the third Thursday of the month.

2020 Meetings

January - William Fishley Holland, potter

February - Commonwealth War Graves Commission

March - Portishead High Street

April - Coates Cider

May - A Wrecker's Tales

June - Village Friendly Societies

July - Members' Own: Tales of My Grandparents, and Summer Supper

September - Pier Archive

October - Old Household Electrical Appliances

November - Members' Own: Where We Used to Shop, and Winter Supper. 

Committee Meetings

The dates of the next meetings of the various Committees are listed below.

All members of the Civic Society are welcome to attend our Group Meetings. Please contact the Group Chair for the location of the meeting places.

Should any member have a point to put forward it is always possible to contact an Executive Committee member to have it brought up at a meeting.

Executive Committee:
Thursday 6 February 2020
Chair: Mike Graham

Conservation & Planning Group:
Tuesday 12 November 2019
Chair: John Tranter, tel: 873507

Environment Group:
Thursday 5 December 2019
Chair: Jonathan Hurford

Footpaths Group:
Tuesday 3 December 2019
Chair: Ross Janes, tel: 876157


Clevedon Civic Society
28 Cambridge Road
North Somerset
BS21 7DN
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