East Yorkshire Local History Society

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This page is regularly updated with news of the society's activities and projects.

National Picture Theatre, Beverley Road - survey

17 Sep: Hull City Council, in collaboration with the National Civilian World War II Memorial Trust (NCWW2MT), secured a first stage National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) grant in June 2019. This ... (read more...)

EYLHS events

17 Mar: The AGM on 21 March has been cancelled, as have all events for the foreseeable future. (read more...)

New Membership Secretary

15 Dec: After many years service Pat Aldabella has resigned as Membership Secretary, she has been replaced by David Bowes. Please sent subscription cheques to David rather than Pat please, his ... (read more...)

Fred Elwell - A Life in Art

3 Dec: FRED ELWELL RA: A LIFE IN ART_ - 150TH ANNIVERSARY OFFER Beverley-born artist Fred Elwell RA (1870-1958) trained at the academies of Lincoln, Antwerp and Paris, exhibited at the ... (read more...)

Beverley Gate

8 Feb: Dave Evans (Humber Archaeology Partnership) has produced an updated monograph on Beverley Gate, it also includes over 60 years investigations into the Hull Town Defences. Available as a free ... (read more...)

Britain on Film

19 Jan: As part of the legacy for the BFI’s Britain on Film project we have created a bespoke crowdsourcing platform based on films within the Britain on Film map on ... (read more...)