Our Zoom Events will continue through 2021 with an amazing line-up. Booking information can be found on our Facebook Page and through Eventbrite. You can also email us directly. We hope you enjoy!
February 25th, 2021
“Celebrating St Dwynwen’s Day” by Dr DeAnn Bell, author and Llandudno Museum Community & Education Officer.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/505256207
March 29th, 2021, at 7pm
“Trained for the Sea, Nautical Ships and Schools in the 18th Century – Women in a Man’s World” by Phil Carradice, historian, BBC Broadcaster, and author of over 40 books including Nautical Training Ships: An Illustrated History.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/531693833
April 7th, 2021, at 6pm
“Conwy Archives for the Local Historian” by Kate Hallet, Senior Archivist and Records Manager.
Available to watch here on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/535919651
May 10th, 2021, at 6pm
“Women and the Great Penrhyn Quarry Strike” by Teleri Owen, Cardiff University Master’s Student, winner of the Avril Rolph Bursary 2020 award, and former Llandudno Museum Digital Placement Student.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/548507539
June 10th, 2021, at 6pm
“Celebrating St Tudno: the Saint, the Church, the Name” by Huw Pritchard. Join us for storytelling of sunken cities, windswept mountaintop churches, mysterious remains, and a name that has been carried around the world.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/650605144
June 24th, 2021, at 6pm
“The Goz Family in Normandy, England, and Wales during the 11th century: A case study of the Norman Aristocracy” by Osian Elis, University of Oxford Master’s Student and former Llandudno Museum Digital Placement Student.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/648619456
July 28th, 2021 at 7pm
“A history of the British seaside in 100 objects, with Kathryn Ferry” by Kathryn Ferry a historian interested in architecture, design, and seaside culture. She writes books, articles, and contributes regularly to television and radio. Not recorded.
August 10th, 2021 at 7pm
“Llandudno Seaside Hotel History: St George’s and The Grand” by Karen Averby historian, research consultant, and seaside-loving author of Seaside Hotels.
(Seaside Hotel Series Part-1) Not recorded.
September 7th, 2021
After the Storm: The Wreck of the Rothsay Castle by Robert Hughes-Mullock. On 17 August 1831, the wreck of the Paddle Steamer Rothsay Castle instantly captured the country’s imagination.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/651333178
September 22nd, 2021, at 6pm
“Hedgehog Help and Conservation” by Tracy Price founder of Hedgehog Help in Prestatyn. Take a tour of the Prestatyn Hedgehog Help sanctuary and learn what you can do to help protect and care for hedgehogs.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/648086494
October 13th, 2021, at 7pm
“Faces in the Picture: Black History in Wales” by Peter Alexander, Curator, Heritage Consultant, and the creator of the Black History Stories Wales research website.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/649127320
November 3rd, 2021, 6pm
“From Llandudno to Brazil: Charles Henry Driver, the forgotten architect of Llandudno Pier” by Dr Toby Driver FSA
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/644092784
November 18th, 2021, 6pm
Wales in the Crusading World by Adam Williams. This presentation will focus on sources originating or relating to Wales during the Crusader period of European history.
Available to watch on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/648057606
December 8th, 2021 at 7pm
“Those Beautiful Dames”, an interview with Nigel Ellacott. This is a live screening of our interview with Pantomime Dame and playwright, Nigel Ellacott. Creator of the pantomime history website www.its-behind-you.com. Nigel takes DeAnn Bell and Emily Palmer on a hilarious journey to teach us how it all began, how to do our Dame make-up, and more! Christmas jumpers are encouraged. Book Here: Those Beautiful Dames