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Sunday 16th September 2018 at John Green Institute at 2.30pm

Christmas Fayre at Moorlands School 2015














In Memory of Peter Morden

In Memory of Peter Morden



Tree Planting





All at The John Green Institute. Members and non members welcome.
“Squit, Witt …..and Shifty Tales”

A Great afternoon was had by all in a packed hall

Keith Skipper    A full JGI

Keith Skipper                                Ian Walker welcome at the start of the afternoon

Details for the meetings 2015 are:-

Saturday August 8th John Green Institute (10.00am Noon)
We have the raffle at the monthly Coffee Morning
Sunday September 20th John Green Institute (11.00am – 4.30pm )
“Mardle Day”
Your chance to drop in any time & look at photos & artefacts and discuss the
Sunday October 25th John Green Institute (2.30pm)
“Welcome To The Workhouse”
Illustrated talk with Richard Mann
Sunday November 22nd. John Green Institute (2.30pm)
“50 Years of Rail campaigning”
Talk with Trevor Garrod of East Suffolk Travellers Assoc.
Saturday November 28th. Moorlands Primary Academy (10.00am – 3.00pm)
Christmas Fayre
Watch for stall booking details
Sunday January 24th 2016 John Green Institute (2.30pm)
“The Reminiscence Roadshow”
Talk with Trevor Austin who will bring some of his artifacts to discuss.


At the meeting on the 19th October 2014 The Society presented donation cheques to local organisations.  These were the Belton Cricket Club to encourage youth to get involved in cricket, to the local Archary Club for purchasing indoor targets for the winter, to the 1st Belton Scouts to help towards refurbishing the female loos and to The local St Johns group a trophy cup for their internal competitions. The youth group at the Church also were given a donation towards their activities at the Stables at the rectory.





To link to the Belton Historical Society Web Page
Belton History
Also look at Blundeston History Society at
Blundeston History


Cuttings from the Great Yarmouth Mercury from 1970 t0 2000

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