Aston On Trent






World War



  • aston memorial hall
  • When and Where we Meet

    In the village War Memorial Hall on the last Tuesday evening of every month (except August and December).

    All meetings and events are open to anyone.

    An admission fee of £2 is payable by those over 18 years of age, children below this age are admitted free of charge.

    Meetings commence at 7.30pm and usually include an illustrated talk by a visiting speaker. Refreshments are provided.

    Meetings will typically last between 1 and 2 hours.

    All meetings and events are open to everyone subject only to necessary limits of space or health and safety. Access to our HARD COPY and DIGITAL ARCHIVE is available every Monday morning from 10.00 to 12.00 at The All Saints' Heritage Centre Our Archivists are always willing to help.

    Address of the hall:
    Aston on Trent War Memorial Hall
    Chellaston Lane
    Aston on Trent
    DE72 2AX

    Ordnance Survey Grid Reference: 412 296
    Geographical Position: North 1° 23? 21? West 52° 51? 42?

    Events Programme

    Speaker Programme 2019

    January 22nd Frank Bagshaw: The History of the Crich National Tramway Museum

    February 26th Mike Kelly: The Story of the Cromford Canal

    March 26th John Lear: John Wesley - Man, Mission , Means

    April 23rd Bert Willow: Interesting Stories about Wine

    May 28th Steven Flinders : Stanton Ironworks: Gone but not forgotten

    June 25th Peter Liddle: Abbeys and Priories

    July 23rd John Whitfield: Remembering the 1950s

    August: NO MEETING

    September 24th Tony Luke: Church & State from the Black Death to the Reformation

    October 22nd The History Group: Finding Photographs

    November 26th Peter Castle: Derbyshire Songs and Stories

    December: NO MEETING