All events and meetings for Spring 2020 have been postponed.
The remaining lectures for the 2019-2020 programme have been postponed.
The Society's Annual General meeting is now scheduled to take place at 2.15pm on Saturday 5 September 2020 in room TC007 at the University of Gloucestershire's Park Campus in Cheltenham. A revised agenda for the AGM will be circulated nearer to the date of the meeting. All other AGM papers issued with Newsletter 86 are expected to remain valid.
CAG Annual Symposium 2020
We hope to reschedule the symposium in the autumn with as close to the previously published list of papers as possible.
Spring Meeting 2020
We hope to rearrange the trip to the Forest of Dean and Newnham on Severn for Spring 2021.
Library - Closed
The BGAS library is closed until further notice. Arrangements have been made to extend the loan period for any items BGAS members have borrowed until such time as normal library services are resumed.
Volume 137 of the Transactions will be delivered by post.
Volume 33 of the Gloucestershire Record Series was launched at the Heritage Hub as part of the Gloucester History Festival in September. It provides a uniquely detailed insight into early car and motor cycle ownership in Gloucestershire, likely to appeal as much to local and family historians as to transport enthusiasts.
You can read more and order a copy here.
The transcription of the Gloucestershire Hearth Tax 1672 has been made available by Jan Broadway. She hopes when time permits to produce a full scholarly edition and analysis, but feels researchers may appreciate access to the transcription in the meantime.