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A visit to Attingham Park, Atcham, Shrewsbury Wednesday 27th September 2023

With a stop at Cannock Chase Outlet Village for a coffee break and some browsing, or possibly shopping. This outlet is very new and is run by the same firm as Cheshire Oaks, but is as yet considerably… Read More

Didsbury Spann`s Ghost Advertisement

Who were the Spann Family who advertised their business on the gable end of the building which is now Costa Coffee in Didsbury? The advert is now a ghost sign but originally read “TEL. 234 DIDSBURY, SPANNS, BLINDS,… Read More

DCS Minutes of General Meeting Monday 12th June 2023

Attendees were welcomed by the chair Attendees: Mike Corlett, Carol Wilkinson, Gordon Browne, Richard Kilpatrick, Pam Venning, Mary Christie, John Leech, Debbie Hilal, Mark Clayton, Geoff Bridson,   Apologies for absence: Andrew Simcock, Ellie Sams, James Wilson, Anne-Marie… Read More

Social Trip to South Yorkshire 3rd May 2023

The trip to Yorkshire enticed 48 members and friends across the Pennines to the White Rose County.  We were rewarded with a great day with excellent weather, green fields, full reservoirs and lambs. This was our first trip… Read More

Didsbury Civic Society Annual General Meeting for the Year 2021

Held 14th November 2022 at 7.30 via Zoom Apologies for Absence:Andrew Simcock, John Leech, James Wilson, Anne Peart, Mike Leeming, Richard Kilpatrick. Attendees:Mike Corlett (Chair), Carol Wilkinson, Geoff Bridson, Pam Venning, Gordon Browne, Tony Parkinson, Ellie Sams, Phil… Read More

Social trip 3rd May 2023

This visit to South Yorkshire will first stop at Elsecar in the morning for a coffee break. It has shopping in the large antiques outlet, craft workshops, cafes and heritage centre. Elsecar was created from a small village… Read More

Minutes of the General Meeting held on Monday 11th July 2022

Attendees: Mike Corlett (MC Chair), Debbie Hilal (DH), Greg Stanton (GS), Anne-Marie O`Driscoll (AMOD), Carol Wilkinson (CW), Mark Clayton (MC), Gordon Browne (GB), Brian Johnston (BJ), Geoff Bridson (GBr), Tony Parkinson (TP) Welcome and Apologies for Absence: Apologies… Read More

Minutes of the General Meeting 26th September 2022

Attendees: Mike Corlett (MCo Chair), Debbie Hilal (DH), Anne-Marie O`Driscoll (AMOD) minutes, Carol Wilkinson (CW), Pam Venning (PV) Mark Clayton (MCC), Brian Johnston (BJ), Phil Downs (PD), Geoff Bridson (GBr), Mary Christie (MCh), Marion Philbin (MP). Welcome and… Read More