Events

AGM 2019

Castle HotelThe George Family Name Society’s AGM will be held on Saturday, 5th October 2019 at :-
The Castle of Brecon Hotel.
Castle Square,
Brecon,
Powys. LD3 9DB

Registration will begin at 9.30am, with the AGM commencing at 10.30am.
Lunch may be booked on arrival and coffee and tea will be served mid-morning.

After lunch, Glyn Mathias, author and former political editor for both BBC Wales and ITN, will speak about “The Real Welsh Cowboy”.

Published: March 23, 2019

AGM 2018

The Society is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year.

The AGM for 2018 will be held on Saturday, 3rd November 2018 at :-
The Castle,
Kings Road,
Llandovery,
Carmathenshire,
Wales.
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Registration will begin at 9.30am, with the AGM commencing at 10.30am.
Lunch may be booked on arrival and coffee and tea will be served mid-morning.
After lunch, author Dr Robin Barlow will speak about the Physicians of Myddfai.

Published: January 2, 2018

AGM 2017

The AGM for 2017 will be held on the Saturday the 7th October 2017 at :-
The Castle,
Kings Road,
Llandovery,
Carmathenshire,
Wales.
SA20 0AP

Usk_reservoir_dam_wallRegistration will begin at 9.30am, with the AGM commencing at 10.30am.
Lunch may be booked on arrival and coffee and tea will be served mid-morning.
After lunch Mrs Eluned Davies will speak about the creation of the Usk Reservoir and the consequences for families that were displaced, some of whom were Georges.

Published: June 14, 2017

AGM 2016

Many apologies but we have had to change location for the AGM for 2016 which will now be held on the 1st October 2016 at :-Castle_1

The Castle,
Kings Road,
Llandovery,
Carmathenshire,
Wales.
SA20 0AP

 

Registration will begin at 9.30am, with the AGM commencing at 10.30am.

Lunch may be booked on arrival and coffee and tea will be served mid-morning.
 
Castle_3This year marks the hundredth anniversary of the Battle of the Somme and, to mark this, the guest speaker for the afternoon will be Arthur Gwynn, who will be talking about “Lloyd George and Mametz Wood.”

 
 
 
 
 

Published: November 25, 2015 | Comments: 0

AGM 2015

The George Family Name Society’s AGM took place at The White House Hotel in Sennybridge on Saturday, 3rd October 2015.

Jonathan Davies gave a talk about “The Life and Times of Epynt” – the upland area to the north of Sennybridge, bounded by the rivers Usk, Irfon and Wye, which was and is familiar to many Georges.

Minutes from the meeting can be found below…

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Published: November 25, 2015 | Comments: 0