The next meeting of the Bishophill Local history Group is at 7pm on Wednesday at Lady Anne Middletons Hotel. All welcome. Here is a link to the work they have been doing on local resident George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham.

The following day there is what should be an interesting talk at 7.30pm St Clement’s Church, Scarcroft Road “Bishy Road and the Railway: One Family’s Story. David Thomas tells the story of his Father and Grandfather who worked on the railways and lived in the area. There is a charge of £3 which includes tea/coffee and cake.