Forum Meetings 2023/24

Renfrewshire Local History Forum Lectures are open to non-members with no admission charge but a small donation would be appreciated.

Archaeology Lectures 2023/24

Meetings are held in Room D137/9 of the McLean Building, UWS, Storie Street, Paisley on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm.

12.10.23   The prehistoric origins of Scotland     Ronan Toolis –  GUARD Archaeology

09.11.23    The Clyde Valley Archaeological Framework    Paul Murtagh – Archaeology Scotland                                  Followed by the AGM

14.12 23    Paisley and Renfrewshire during Peterloo, 1820 and beyond     Gerard Carruthers – Francis Hutcheson Professor of Scottish Literature 

08.02.24   Rediscovering the Old Kilmadock Pictish Cross      Murray Cook – Archaeologist, Stirling Council

14.03.24     Chapels, crosses and curses: Recent NTS archaeological work on the islands of Canna and Sanday     Derek Alexander – Head of Archaeology, National Trust for Scotland

11.04.24    Cancelled

09.05.24  Roman silver transforming the Scottish landscape    Stephen Miller