Every year, the WLHF organises a Day School with the co-operation of a forum member society.

The 2017 Day School is being organised in partnership with the Malvern Civic Society and its theme is:

 Eminent Victorians in Worcestershire

The Day School takes place at:

 Eden Centre, Grovewood Road, off Townsend Way, Malvern


 Saturday 18 November 2017 - 9.30am to 4.15pm

 Tickets £7.50, pre-booked lunch available £6

To book a place, contact :

Ann Bartlett, Laureston,15 Pickersleigh Road, Malvern WR14 2RP

Telephone: 01684 561510;

e-mail: bookings@malverncivicsociety.org.uk

To download a booking form, click here

2017 WLHF Day School

The programme includes:

Principal speakers

Dr John Harcup OBE         Sir Charles Hastings — Medical Man of the Moment

Diana Clutterbuck            The Worcestershire life and times of Prebendary Richard Kilvert and his family

Alan Godfrey                   Rowland Hill — teacher, inventor, social reformer and generous benefactor

Short talks

Prof Roger Ebbatson        Cambridge Apostles in Malvern — the water-cure visits of Arthur Hallam and Alfred Tennyson

Cora Weaver                   Benjamin Williams Leader — painter of the Worcestershire landscape

John Hodges                   John Corbett — Worcestershire salt king and open-handed philanthropist

Dr Richard Groom           Albert Grant MP — classic carpetbagger in a carpet town