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


On:


 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