This section lists events - meetings, lectures, visits etc - by societies other than the Church Monuments Society whose field of interest may be relevant to the Church Monuments Society. Please e-mail the Society if you have an event which you would like to be included. Please note we do not accept commercial organisations.

Information from the Ecclesiological Society

The Ecclesiologial Society's annual conference is on Saturday 5th October and is on the subject of Graveyards. Visit their website below for full details.

For further information and details of other events visit the Ecclesiological Society's website: www.ecclsoc.org

CAST IRON MEMORIALS Has anyone done a study of cast iron memorials? We recently received an enquiry about these, and were unable to be of much help. Contact Trevor Cooper in the first instance at cooper@ecclsoc.org
Public Lectures - Society of Antiquaries

Lectures to the Society of Antiquaries are now filmed and available on the internet. This includes two lectures by CMS members:
Sophie Oosterwijk, FSA, 'Reading Medieval Child Monuments', 5 March 2013.
Sally Badham, FSA, 'Seeking Salvation: Commemorating the Dead in the Late Medieval English Parish', 28 February 2013.
To watch them go to http://www.sal.org.uk/newsandevents/Lecture%20Archive/

Medieval Memoria Research Newsletter
We are proud to present the new issue of the newsletter '' (MMR)! This issue features, among other things, several book reviews, a call for papers, and an update on the status of the MeMO project, which has launched a crowdfunding campaign. This campaign is intended to allow MeMO to continue its activities after the now completed first phase of the project, which produced a large database and other websites on memoria. In return for your donation, MeMO offers special activities, i.e. Do ut des (http://memo.hum.uu.nl/database/pages/crowdfunding.html).  
You may download the newsletter from our website at the following address: http://mmr.let.uu.nl/index.html 
Alternatively, if you wish to go directly to the pdf-version, please use: http://mmr.let.uu.nl/pdf/MMR_012.pdf 
Meeting of Monumental Brass Society
The Monumental Brass Society will be holding at meeting at Battle, East Sussex on Saturday 28th March. Full details can be found be clicking here.