Groups - Where we meet


The Society holds its main meeting in Bristol, with group meetings in Bath and Yate.

Most meetings have speakers and details are given on our events calendar.



Meetings are held at the BAWA Leisure Centre, Southmead Road, Bristol BS34 7RG. Normally the meetings are on the 2nd Monday of each month unless otherwise notified. The meeting itself starts at 7.30pm, but the bookstall, storage materials and a Help Desk are available from 7 o'clock. No meetings are held in July or August.



Meetings are held at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, 16 Queen Square, Bath, BA1 2HN, starting at 7.30pm on the fourth Monday of most months. Parking at Charlotte Street car park. Some on-street free car parking is available in the vicinity after 7 pm but otherwise Charlotte Street car park is pay-and-display about a 5 minute walk away


Sodbury Vale

Meeting held at St Nicholas Family Centre, Chargrove, Yate, BS37 4LG, on the second Wednesday of each month. The doors open at 7.00 p.m., and the meeting starts at 7.30. The speaker begins at approximately 8.00 p.m. There is no admission charge, but we welcome voluntary donations. Experienced members are always on hand to offer research advice. Refreshments are available.