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For membership and bookings, please contact Mike Turner at secretary@cvbg.co.uk

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2024 Events

SEE NEWSLETTER AND E-NEWS FOR FURTHER DETAILS


February

Date TBA

Zoom Talk Buildings and History of the Lyvennet valley

March

Saturday 23rd Village Walkabout Hartsop/Patterdale, with Anna Grey

April

Thursday 11th Visit Heron Corn Mill, Beetham

Thursday 28th Recording Event High Stott Park House and Cottage, Hawkshead

May

Saturday 18th Study Day and Walkabout Late and Post-medieval settlement of Cumbria and the beginnings of the Great Rebuilding, Askham-in-Furness, Askham and Hirst Community Centre

June

Saturday 22nd Visit The Tower or Bastle origins of the multiphase Beck Bank House and a visit to Great Salkeld Church

July

Tuesday 16th Visit The Luham, Edenhall, a linear farmstead that became a model farm, now a restoration project

August

Thursday 15th Visit Bank House, Lanercost, Restoration of a 1750 square pile house, an artist's approach to authenticity

September

Date TBA Walkabout Kirkby in Furness, including Beckside Mill and St Andrew's Church, with Paul Lewis and History of Kirkby group

Date and location TBA Annual General Meeting

October

Date TBA Walkabout Ulverston, with Dan Elsworth

November

Monday 18th, 730pm

Zoom Talk Crosslands, a 17th century farmhouse, beneath the plasterwork, with Helen Evans

December

Christmas Lunch TBA




Booking Events

Annual events calendars are sent out to CVBG members early in the year. Our quarterly newsletters and email updates contain more detailed timetables, and booking forms covering the three months following the newsletter. There are booking deadlines in place, in advance of events dates, to ensure the correct numbers are catered for. Payments can be made by direct bank transfer or by cheque. Please click here for payment details.




Contact CVBG

Paul Lewis (Chairman) email paullewiscvbg@gmail.com

Mike Turner (Secretary and membership) email secretary@cvbg.co.uk

Margaret Jarvis (Treasurer) email m.jarvis746@btinternet.com

Page last updated 21/01/2024 by Helen Evans

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