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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 9 January 2020

The Curzon - Past, Present and Future
Speaker: Hilary Neal

Hilary will give a talk about Clevedon’s historic cinema, its place in the community and its ambitions.

This will be followed by the Society AGM. Please stay and make your contribution to the election of the Executive Committee and other Society business.


History Group  - Thursday 16 January 2020

William Fishley Holland

Speakers: Jane Lilly and Peter Longman

Jane and Peter will entertain us with a talk about William Fishley Holland, potter, and the wider influence of his work.

Following the coffee break, there will be short talks from members of the History Group sections.


Main Society Meetings

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

2020 Meetings

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

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 18 February 2020
Chair: John Tranter, tel: 873507

Environment Group:
Thursday 23 January 2020
Chair: Jonathan Hurford

Footpaths Group:
Tuesday 3 March 2020
Chair: Ross Janes, tel: 876157


Clevedon Civic Society
28 Cambridge Road
North Somerset
BS21 7DN
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