Wirral Archives presented the following free local history workshops in the Lower Ground Floor Conference Room, adjacent to the Search Room.

Date Workshop Talk to be given by
Thursday 5 March 2020 The New Cut: the Canalisation of the River Dee in 1737 Mike Curtis
Thursday 9 April 2020 A Tour around Wirral's 26 Conservation Areas Gillian Bolt
Thursday 7 May 2020 Prehistoric Wirral William Meredith (in the Search Room)
Thursday 4 June 2020 Wirral in the early Middle Ages (410-1066) William Meredith (in the Search Room)
Thursday 2 July 2020 Wirral in the central and later Middle Ages (1066-1485) William Meredith (in the Search Room)
Thursday 6 August 2020 Bebba's Tun: the history of Bebington Mary Ward
Thursday 3 September 2020 Wirral in the 'long eighteenth century' (1688-1815) William Meredith (in the Search Room)
Thursday 1 October 2020 Wirral Parks, Promenades and Pleasure Grounds Elizabeth Davey

For further information, or to book a place on any of these workshops, please contact the Archivist, William Meredith, on 0151 606 2929, or email: archives@wirral.gov.uk