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Selby Civic Society

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Talk on "Conservation Areas"

Posted on 22 May 2018 07:31 PM by David Moss

An illustrated talk open to the public to hear about the current status of Conservation Areas

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Visit to Wakefield

Posted on 22 May 2018 07:21 PM by David Moss

Selby Civic Society members and guests visited Wakefield last Sunday as part of its 2018 Events programme and were treated to an informative and entertaining morning tour of a little-known gem in the city – the Georgian area - which is situated on the highest hill of the city, centred around St John’s Church. In the afternoon we went to the nearby National Coal Mining Museumfor a tour of the former Caphouse mine.

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Cholera Burial Ground Memorial Stone re-dedicated

Posted on 12 April 2018 11:15 AM by David Moss

Selby Civic Society dedicated its new Memorial Stone to cholera victims at an event on 12th April 2018.

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Cholera Burial Ground Memorial dedication event

Posted on 2 April 2018 01:32 PM by David Moss

A stone installed in 1995 by the Society had been badly damaged for some years. It has been replaced by a new memorial stone that will be formally unveiled and dedicated at 11.00 am on Thursday 12th April at an event to be attended by Society members, Selby Councillors and Selby Abbey's vicar, Canon John Weetman.

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Selby Cemetery Project Event

Posted on 2 April 2018 01:23 PM by David Moss

A public event to mark the end of the "Mariners, Merchants & Monuments" project is on 19th April at 12 noon

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Cholera Burial Ground Memorial Stone dedication event

Posted on 28 March 2018 08:21 PM by David Moss

Selby Civic Society's dedication event will be at 11.00 on Thursday 12th April 2018

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Goole Museum visit

Posted on 28 March 2018 07:27 PM by David Moss

Self drive visit to Goole Museum, Goole Town guided walk and Lowther Hotel

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Next Members' and Public Meeting

Posted on 1 March 2018 07:35 PM by David Moss

Selby Civic Society's next event is on THURSDAY 22nd MARCH 2018 at 7.30pm in Portholme Church, Selby.

“THE MAN WHO TRIED TO STEAL THE CROWN JEWELS” - 17th CENTURY’S MOST-WANTED MAN

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First meeting for members and the public on 15th February

Posted on 6 February 2018 10:27 AM by David Moss

Selby Civic Society's first event of 2018 is on THURSDAY 15th February 2018 at 7.30pm in Portholme Church, Selby.It's a presentation by local performance actor Chris Cade entitled "BRUNEL'S BILLIARD TABLE"
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Brunel's Billiard Table

Posted on 2 January 2018 04:09 PM by David Moss

Performance actor Chris Cade presents a talk about Isambard Kingdom Brunel

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