Last chance to book for our autumn conference in Harrogate!

St Wilfrid’s Church

Yorkshire’s Religious Heritage c.1780 – c.1910 is a celebration of the contribution of religion to the cultural heritage of Yorkshire.  It will be held in St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Duchy Road, Harrogate, on Saturday 11th October 2014.  Six talks by eminent speakers will be followed by a tour of the beautiful St Wilfrid’s . . . → Read More: Last chance to book for our autumn conference in Harrogate!

Our autumn newsletter is now available with details of all forthcoming events

BOOKING FORM FOR EVENTS autumn 2014   Autumn newsletter 2014   Here is the latest PLACE newsletter, which has already been sent to members, and   booking form for events.

Please note that nearly all our events are open to the . . . → Read More: Our autumn newsletter is now available with details of all forthcoming events

Draft minutes of 2014 AGM held in Leeds

Draft Minutes of AGM 2014   Here are the draft minutes of our 2014 AGM, which will be proposed for adoption at the . . . → Read More: Draft minutes of 2014 AGM held in Leeds

Visit to Pickering Castle and St Gregory Minster

An additional event has been arranged, as a follow-up to our recent short course on the Norman Conquest of Yorkshire. This will take place on Saturday 28th June, when Robert Wright will guide us around Pickering Castle and St Gregory Minster.  Meet at 2.00pm in the car park for Pickering Castle.  Entry is free for members of English . . . → Read More: Visit to Pickering Castle and St Gregory Minster

Two new PLACE books have been published recently

Langdale Forest: a case of mistaken identity

Unfolding the landscape: Malham, North Yorkshire

Two new PLACE publications have been produced this summer.  The first is an account of the changing uses and perceptions of Langdale Forest, North York Moors, and was developed from the very interesting paper given at our conference in Dalby Forest in 2012 . . . → Read More: Two new PLACE books have been published recently