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Selby Civic Society

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Sep 21

September speaker meeting about York Civic Trust's work

Event Date: September 21, 2017 Location: Portholme Church, Portholme Rd, Selby, YO8 4QH

The Society’s next public meeting is on Thursday 21st September at 7.30 pm in Portholme Church, Portholme Road, Selby, YO8 4QH

“The Work of York Civic Trust”

An illustrated talk by Dr Trevor Julian, York Civic Trust.

The Trust was founded at the Mansion House in 1946. Since then the Trust has made numerous gifts to the city ranging from restoring and gilding the gas lamps around York Minster, installing commemorative plaques in streets, purchasing pictures for the Art Gallery; repaving for St Helen's Square; curtains for the Theatre Royal; a new robe for the Lord Mayor - to a full restoration of the Mansion House, the home of the Lord Mayor of York.

£2.00 FOR MEMBERS and £5.00 for NON-MEMBERS includes refreshments

Everyone welcome! Parking nearby.

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