Normanby Local History Logo And Banner
Normanby Local History Logo And Banner for printing


Our monthly meetings are open to all - you're welcome!
When?    1.30pm - 3.00pm on 4th Wednesday of month.
Where?   Normanby Methodist Church,
Corner of Cleveland and Patten Streets,
Normanby, Middlesbrough TS6 0LW
(See Location of Church on Google Maps)

Next Meeting on Wednesday 25th April 2018
    NB Start time will be as usual at 1:30pm
        not at 2pm as previously planned !

A late change of speaker.
Meeting will now include a talk by Mr Peter Morgan on -
"Redcar and Coatham - Two Rival Villages".

If you are interested in local history, why not come along.
Newcomers always welcome - and it's free!

Group Membership

  After attending a few meetings you may decide to become a member of our group - to join simply speak to our Treasurer at the meeting.
Annual Membership fee: £5 or £7 per couple (due September).

Pic 04 Methodist chapel from turn of 20th Century Pic 04 Methodist chapel from turn of 20th Century


Normanby Local History Group
     16th Annual Exhibition
           Saturday 14th July 2018 (Provisional)

Our Normanby Local History Group’s Annual Exhibition
will be held as usual at Normanby Methodist Church.
But note that this is a provisional date !

The following have been planned - hopefully more to follow!

  Displays of some of our group member’s research & interests which (subject to completion of research) may include:-
     - Lieutenant Richard Douglas Sandford VC R.N.
     - Eston and Normanby Club,
     - Prospect Terrace and
     - St Helen’s Church.

  Display of Pop-up banners and film about the life of local hero Private William Henry Short VC.

  Our group’s Publications  will be on sale.
  It is hoped that a new booklet by Sylvia Fairbrass on the local brickworks will be published in time for sale at the exhibition.

  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

All visitors will be made very welcome !
All exhibition costs (such as accommodation hire & insurance)
are covered by our Group.

More information will be added here as it becomes available.

  A report and a gallery of photos of last year's 2017 exhibition can be found on our Past Events  page.

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Past Events

  The group has organised many exhibitions and participated in various events over the years.
  See reports of some of these on our Past Events  page.

2017 Exhibition Visitors

William Henry Short VC - Film Poster