Forum Speakers

David Waller, Northop Heritage Group

Topic: “The Route of the Mailcoach through North East Wales”

Paul Davies, The Buckley Society

Various topics available.

Karen Lowrey, Clwydian Range Archaeology Society

Topic: “Excavation On Moel Arthur”
Contact: Clwydian Range Archaeology Society

Alan Tiltman, Cefn Mawr Museum

Topic: “John Parry The Blind Harpist”

Ron Williams,

Topics: “Rights of Way”, “Drovers’ Roads”, “Thomas Telford – Colossus of Roads”
Contact: Tel: 01352 715723    e mail:

Vic Tyler-Jones, Llai Historical Society, Llay Miners’ Heritage Centre

Topics: “The Model Village of Llay”, “The Miners of Llay Main”, “The Rescue Attempt at Gresford Colliery on 22nd September 1934”
Contact: Tel: 01244677658 or 07788 590636   e mail:

Margaret Dunn, Discovering Old Welsh Houses Group

Topic: “Discovering Old Welsh Houses – an update”
Contact: Tel: 01766 890550  e mail:

Brian Gresty, Brymbo Heritage Trust

Topic: “IRON MAD JACK (John Wilkinson)”
Contact: Tel: 01978 855663 e mail:

David Parry, Transport History Researcher

Topics: “Henry Robertson: Borders Railway Pioneer”, “The Dee Navigation and the Coming of the Railways”, “Brymbo and the North Wales Mineral Railway”, “Henry Robertson and the Dee Valley”, “Wrexham’s Second Railway”


Keith Walker, Broughton District History Group and The Western Front Association

Topics: “Four Nurses and One Vicar in World War One”,   “Sister Janet a Nurse in the Zulu War 1879”,   “The Unknown Soldier and a Rose”,  “Shot at Dawn Truth and Myths”

Contact:  Tel – 01978 351746   E Mail –