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Feb 21

"Goddards of York" Meeting

Event Date: February 21, 2019 Location: Portholme Church, Portholme Rd, Selby, YO8 4QH

The Society's first meeting of 2019 is onThursday 21stFebruary at 7.30pm in Portholme Church, Portholme Road, Selby, YO8 4QH.

“The House Built on Love…. …and CHOCOLATE” the story of York’s Goddards.

An illustrated talk by Glennis Whyte, National Trust

Goddards House and Garden is a Grade I listed Arts and Crafts house in Dringhouses, York, built in 1927 for Noel and Kathleen Terry of the famed chocolate-manufacturing family Terry’s.

The National Trust acquired it in 1984.

The Arts and Crafts movement in the decorative and fine arts began in the UK and spread through Europe and North America from about 1880 and into the 1920s, Featuring traditional craftsmanship and simple forms, it often used medieval, romantic or folk decorative styles.

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

Everyone welcome!

Parking nearby.

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