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Wigtownshire Antiquarian & Natural History Society


WINTER TALKS 2016/17

Meetings will be held in Stranraer Library, Upper Meeting Room.



Thursday 22 September 2016 at 7.30pm

Una Scott from Drummore was one of the first commercial vehicle drivers in the area and was a driver in the Forces with VIPs and SAS personnel. This is a question and answer session.


Thursday 20 October 2016 at 7.30pm

Louise Kerr, reporter with the Galloway Gazette has written about World War One through the eyes of a newspaper. This is a question and answer session.


Thursday 17 November 2016 at 7.30pm

Andrew Nicholson speaking on the subject of “The Galloway Viking Hoard”.


Thursday 19th January 2017 at 7.30pm

The Bill Gill Memorial Lecture provided by Fraser Hunter on the subject of  “Celts : Art and Identity”.


Thursday 16th February 2017 at 7.30pm

Speaker to be arranged later.


Thursday 16th March 2017 at  7.00pm

WA & NHS Annual General Meeting at 7.00pm. Followed at 7.30pm by talks from our members.



N.B. The winter programme is subject to change at short notice.


The Summer Programme to follow.




Anyone interested in joining our sister organisation, Wigtownshire Antiquarian and Natural History Society should contact the Treasurer, Margaret Campbell, Telephone Number – 01776 703729








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