Changes to AGM and Lecture Meeting

09 Oct | News,

Unfortunately Jayne Shimpton is unavoidably unable to give her planned talk at the FIBIS lecture meeting later this month. We hope to reschedule it for one of our meetings next year. Please see the revised schedule below.

Title:  AGM and Lecture Meeting – 27 Oct 2012
Location:  Chancellor ‘s Suite at the  Hughes-Parry Hall, University of London, 19-26, Cartwright Gardens London WC1H 9EF.

FIBIS members and members of the public are all welcome. Admission Free.

10.00 – 13.00  Surgery. The ‘experts ‘ will try to answer your ‘brick-wall ‘ questions on Family History Research in British India.

13.30 – 14.00  Annual General Meeting

14.00 – 15.00  “ A Soldier ‘s Story – The Memories of a British Officer in the Indian Army, 1933-1947″ by his daughter, Penny Kocher.

15.00 – 15.30  Break for Refreshments

15.30 – 16.30  “From Boarhurst to Bangalore: The Story of James Bradbury, woollen cloth dresser who sought his fortune in India”  by Geraldine Charles, FIBIS Trustee.