Wesley Historical Society Annual Meeting and Lecture

Date: Saturday 25 June 2016
Brunswick Methodist Church, Brunswick Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7BJ

On Saturday 25 June, coffee, tea and biscuits will be available from 10.00 am in Brunswick Methodist Church Hall, which is on the ground floor of the building accessed through the foyer.

At 10.30am there will be welcomes expressed on behalf of the Church, the District and the WHS. This will be followed by a choice of options at 11.00am. There will be a guided walk to St Andrew’s Church, led by Revd Terry Hurst, to visit the church where Charles Wesley officiated at the marriage of Grace Murray to John Bennet, one of Wesley’s preachers, and the churchyard where several graves of Methodist historical interest are situated. Alternatively there will a research-focused option led by the Revd Dr Stephen Skuce, at Brunswick Methodist Church. At 12.30pm lunch facilities will be available in the hall and at 1.15 p.m. the AGM will be held in the church.

At 2.30pm the Annual Lecture will be delivered by in the church by Emeritus Professor J.R. (John Richard) Watson, formerly Professor of English, at the University of Durham.

Further details can be found in the Wesley Historical Society flier.

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