Browsing Archive: March, 2016

Lipstick on a Gorilla – March 9th

Posted by Carole Jones on Thursday, March 10, 2016, In : Monthly talks 

Mike Rowland gave us a very amusing and informative talk about many of the statues in Bristol and the history of the various people that they represent. His talk was accompanied on screen with photos of the statues, many of which we recognised but actually knew very little about.



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Mansion House visit – March 2nd

Posted by Carole Jones on Sunday, March 6, 2016, In : Visits 

On March 2nd a group of us from HFG and M.U. were invited for tea with the Lord Mayor, Clare Campion-Smith, at the Mansion House.  After being welcomed with tea and biscuits in the Drawing Room, the Lord Mayor and her consort talked to us about the history of the Mansion Houses and the office of Lord Mayor. We were then able to tour the house and see some of the City’s treasures such as its silver and regalia.  It was a very interesting and pleasant afternoon, our thanks to Celia for arrang...

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Horfield Families Group is a Bristol-based organisation who get together every second Wednesday evening in the month. We partake in various fun activities, go on visits and raise money for charities. This blog provides updates on our activities. Enjoy!