Horological Calendar

January 2015

7 South West Branch TBA. See www.bhiswbranch.co.uk for latest information.
8 South London Branch, Speaker Duncan Greig, The Clocks of Lyme Park Cheshire, 7.30pm, The White Hart Barn, Godstone Village Hall, Godstone, Surrey, RH9 8DU.
8 North London, Speaker Nick Philippe, Engine Turning and Jewellery, 7pm, Sekforde Arms, Sekforde Street, London, EC1R 0HA.
10 East of Scotland Branch AGM followed by Bring and Discuss, 2pm, Canons' Gait, 232 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8DG.
14 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
18 Midland Clock and Watch Fair, National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull, B92 0DE. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
22 Milton Keynes Branch AGM, 7.30pm, Sherington Village Hall, MK16 9NW..
26 Bristol Branch, Speaker Owen Gilchrist, Smiths 1215 Cheltenham Watch, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.


February 2015

4 South West Branch TBA. See www.bhiswbranch.co.uk for latest information.
4 Wessex Branch, Skills Evening, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
5 South London Branch, Speaker Owen Gilchrist, The History of Smiths Cal 1215, 7.30pm, The White Hart Barn, Godstone Village Hall, Godstone, Surrey, RH9 8DU.
9 Leicester Branch AGM followed by a DVD on the The Strasbourg Astonomical Clock, 7.30pm, The BRITE Centre, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1LE.
9 Linconshire Branch Auction, 6.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.
10 Merseyside, North Wales and West Cheshire Branch Auction, 7.00pm, The Pavilion Meeting Room, Ruskin Leisure, Ruskin Drive, St Helens, WA10 6RW.
12 North London, AGM, 7pm Sekforde Arms, Sekforde Street,. London, EC1R 0HA.
14 East of Scotland Branch, Speaker Bob Egan, The Restoration of the Creetown Tower Clock, 2pm, Canons' Gait, 232 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8DG.
18 Sheffield Branch, AGM and Speaker Andy Blass, 'George Savage', 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
23 Bristol Branch, Speaker Martin Dickinson, Horological Hints & Helps with Apologies to Britten, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.
24 Sussex Branch, Speaker Rory McEvoy, 'George Graham', Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.

 

March

4 South West Branch AGM and Speaker TBA. See www.bhiswbranch.co.uk for latest information.
4 Wessex Branch Auction, doors open 6.30pm for 7.30pm start, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
9 Leicester Branch Speaker, E Nixon, Anecdotes from my National Trust House Visits, The BRITE Centre, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1LE.
9 Linconshire Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.
10 Merseyside, North Wales and West Cheshire Branch AGM followed by short talks/demonstrations, 7.30pm, The Pavilion Meeting Room, Ruskin Leisure, Ruskin Drive, St Helens, WA10 6RW.
11 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
15 Midland Clock and Watch Fair, National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull, B92 0DE. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
30 Bristol Branch, Speakers Guy Gibbons, After the DLC,  and Lyn Elson, Re-Pivoting Pocket Watch Wheels, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.
31 Sussex Branch, Speaker Tony Seabrooke, 'Greenwich Mean Time;, Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.


April

1 South West Branch TBA. See www.bhiswbranch.co.uk for latest information.
1 Wessex Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
8 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
12 West Country Clock and Watch Fair, 9am, Holiday Inn, Taunton, M5 Junction 25, Deane Gate Avenue, Somerset, TA1 2UA. Admission £3. www.westcountryclockfairs.co.uk
13 Leicester Branch Speaker Colin Fergusson, 'In the Footsteps of Harrison', 7.30pm, The BRITE Centre, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1LE.
12 Brunel Clock & Watch Fair, The Sports Hall, Brunel Univeristy, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PN. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
27 Bristol Branch, Speaker Malcom Pipes, Cameras and Photography in Horology, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.
28 Sussex Branch, Speaker David Woods-Heath, 'Engine Turning', Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.


May

6 South West Branch TBA. See www.bhiswbranch.co.uk for latest information.
6 Wessex Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
9 East of Scotland Branch, Speaker Michael Bennett-Levy, Restoring the Grand Orrery from Dumfries House and Introduction to Engine and Ornamental Turning Lathes', 2.30pm-3pm at Musselburgh.
11 Leicester Branch, Speaker Tim Treffry, 7.30pm, The BRITE Centre, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1LE.
11 Linconshire Branch, Bring and Discuss, 7.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.
13 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
17 Midland Clock and Watch Fair, National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull, B92 0DE. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
26 Sussex Branch, Speaker Adrian Garner, Polishing Metals, Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.


June

3 Wessex Branch, The Fifteenth Tony Gutteridge Lecture, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
3 South West Branch TBA. See www.bhiswbranch.co.uk for latest information.
8 Linconshire Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.
10 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
29 Bristol Branch, Speaker David Spicer, The Harrison Project, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.
30 Sussex Branch, Speaker Clive Groome, 'Steel Railway Locomotives', Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.

 

July

8 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
12 Midland Clock and Watch Fair, National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull, B92 0DE. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
27 Bristol Branch, Speaker David Withers, A Teaching Aid Escapement for Smith's Industries, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.

 

August

12 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.


September

2 Wessex Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
6 Brunel Clock & Watch Fair, The Sports Hall, Brunel Univeristy, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PN. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
9 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
28 Bristol Branch, Speaker Phillip Gale, The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers visit to the Isle of Man, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.
29 Sussex Branch Auction, Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.


October

7 Wessex Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
12 Linconshire Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.
14 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
25 Midland Clock and Watch Fair, National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull, B92 0DE. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
26 Bristol Branch, Speaker Richard Stuart, Lantern Clocks, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.
27 Sussex Branch AGM & Speaker Andrew King, Ringmer Football Club, Lewes, BN8 5QN.


November

1 West Country Clock and Watch Fair, 9am, Holiday Inn, Taunton, M5 junction 25, Deane Gate Avenue, Somerset, TA1 2UA. Admission £3. www.westcountryclockfairs.co.uk
4 Wessex Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
9 Linconshire Branch, Speaker TBA, 7.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.
18 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
30 Bristol Branch, AGM Members Bring & Discuss, 7.30pm, The Globe, Newton-St-Loe, Bath, BA23 9BB.


December

2 Wessex Branch AGM, Bring & Show and Christmas Fair, 7.30pm, Lyndhurst Community Centre, SO43 7NY.
9 Sheffield Branch, Bar and Discussion, 7.30pm, The Red Deer, Pitt Street, Sheffield, S1 4DD.
13 Brunel Clock & Watch Fair, The Sports Hall, Brunel Univeristy, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PN. www.clockandwatchfairs.com
14 Linconshire Branch AGM and Christmas Party, 7.30pm, Birchwood Leisure Centre, Birchwood Avenue, Lincoln, LN6 0JE.