Framework Knitters of the East MidlandsWednesday October 10, 7.30pm Speaker : Jane Whitaker
In the 18th and 19th centuries, framework knitting was based in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and Leicestershire. Jane’s illustrated talk will trace the years of plenty, to the downturn in prosperity in the face of new machinery and the Luddite struggles for better pay and working conditions
NOV 14 2018
AGM and Artist in GlassWednesday November 14, 7.30pm AGM : The annual review of our work in 2018, our finances and the appointment of SWLHG officers and a committee for 2019.
Speaker : Joy Greenhalgh
“Artist in Glass”
Our local (Inns Lane) artist will give a brief photo-graphic review of stained glass in Derbyshire and an introduction to her work
DEC 12 2018
The FuddleWednesday December 12, 7.30pm The ‘Fuddle’ : a party with films, a quiz and plenty of good food, drink and conversation.
A celebration of another year of meetings by a ‘new look’ SWLHG — new day, new venue, less paperwork, good progress in the projects by a con-genial group of interested members