Inaugural Meeting – 1 June 2011
The Breconshire Local & Family History Society (BLFHS) was formally launched at a public meeting in Brecon on the afternoon of Wednesday 1 June 2011. Over 40 members of the public packed into Brecon Public Library to attend the Society's inaugural meeting. By the end of the afternoon 53 members had joined the Society. At the same time, the BLFHS launched this website, which will become the public face of the new society.
Above: The enthusiastic audience waits for the meeting to commence.
Below: Chairperson Hilary Williams (centre) addresses the meeting. Other committee members in the frame are:
Left to right: Sue Snook, Eirwen Jones, Dr Owen Forester, (Hilary Williams), John Ball, Jennie Williams.