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Forthcoming events

22 - 26 September 2015
Autumn excursion to Kent

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Saturday 10 October 2015
President's Autumn meeting, Tetbury

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Saturday 31 October 2015
William Worcester conference, M Shed, Bristol

A celebration of the fifteenth-century topographer's contribution to the study of late medieval Bristol.
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Saturday 21 November 2015
Committee for Archaeology in Gloucestershire Annual Symposium: Recent archaeology in Gloucestershire
Guildhall, Gloucester

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The Society also supports the VCH in Gloucestershire.

The Great Cartulary of Berkeley Castle

Our latest Record Series volume The Great Cartulary of Berkeley Castle (c.1425), ed. Dr Bridget Wells-Furby was launched in the Great Hall of Berkeley Castle on 23 October 2014. Our thanks to Mr Berkeley for hosting this event and for making the original cartulary and other documents available for us to view.