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Clements Hall Local History Group

Exploring the Scarcroft, Clementhorpe and South Bank areas of York

Clements Hall Local History Group

Exploring the Scarcroft, Clementhorpe and South Bank areas of York

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26th January 2018

Remembering a community champion

One of the best known members of the community has been lost to us due to his sudden death. Keith Chapman was a former Chairman and active committee member of the Nunnery Area Residents’ Association. Read more  

2nd January 2018

What can we learn about poverty in York over the last two centuries?

We're very pleased to welcome Julie-Ann Vickers for our first talk in 2018, on Friday 26 January at 7.30pm at Clements Hall. Read more  

24th December 2017

The end of our WW1 project

We've been working hard over the last two years on our WW1 project, which finishes this month. There have been some lovely comments about our publications, videos and displays, and we hope to tour some of these in York in 2018. Read more  

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Military Service Poster

Conscience and the call to arms

We’ve identified a range of men from our small area who were WW1 conscientious objectors. Read more  

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Upcoming Events

Find out what events are coming up this year. Read more  

Bishopthorpe Road

Our shopping history

Our area has a long history of trading Read more  

Our Blog

26th January 2018

Remembering a community champion

One of the best known members of the community has been lost to us due to his sudden death. Keith Chapman was a former Chairman and active committee member of the Nunnery Area Residents’ Association. Read more  

2nd January 2018

What can we learn about poverty in York over the last two centuries?

We're very pleased to welcome Julie-Ann Vickers for our first talk in 2018, on Friday 26 January at 7.30pm at Clements Hall. Read more  

24th December 2017

The end of our WW1 project

We've been working hard over the last two years on our WW1 project, which finishes this month. There have been some lovely comments about our publications, videos and displays, and we hope to tour some of these in York in 2018. Read more  

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Our WW1 Project

History Group banner stands

The aim of the project is to support people to understand the impact of the War and learn new skills in sharing their findings. View project  

Our Next Event

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