IGRS Open Day and AGM – Saturday, 6th May 2017

The 2017 IGRS Open Day and Annual General Meeting is to be held on Saturday, 6th May, 2017 at the Abbey Conference Centre, 34 Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3BU, United Kingdom, (travel information given below).

As usual, the day will take the format of two talks in the morning, followed by lunch and the AGM in the afternoon. Below are details of the day’s programme.

All are most welcome!

10:15 Registration, coffee and biscuits
10.45 Ireland’s Court Records – What Survived 1922? Steven Smyrl
11.45 Finding the Irish in the British and Irish Army Records. Nicola MorrisSt Audoens Crowd
13:00 Lunch
14:15 IGRS AGM (All welcome, but only members may vote)
15:30 Q&A session – ask the experts
16:00 Close

Biographies for the day’s two expert speakers can be seen here.

The charge for attending the morning lectures and lunch is £25 members (£30 for non-members). The AGM is free. While anyone can attend the AGM, only members can vote. If you are not already a member, why not join now?

To book, please choose one of the following methods:

  • Send cheque to The IGRS, 18 Stratford Ave, Rainham, Kent ME8 0EP with your name and either an SAE or note of your email address
  • Pay online by PayPal or credit card via our Shop on the website
  • Pay at the door (though booking is highly recommended)

Please be aware that numbers are limited to 50, so prior booking is recommended.
If you have booked already, you are on the list and need take no more action.

Venue: The venue is the Abbey Conference Centre, just around the corner from Westminster City Archives, where the AGM has been held during the previous three years.

Travel information:

Railway station: Victoria
Tube: St James’s Park (District & Circle lines)
Buses: 11, 24, 211 via Victoria Street; 88 via Great Smith Street; 507 via Horseferry Road

Hoping to see you on the day!

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