The first informal meeting under the title Dealey Plaza UK was held at Charlton Kings, just outside the pleasant Gloucestershire town of Cheltenham, on Sunday 17th September 1995.
The inaugural business meeting was convened in the town of Waltham Abbey, Essex (15 miles NE of London) on Sunday 7th January 1996.
That first official gathering was attended by just 15 people, some of whom had travelled a considerable distance to be there. A draft Constitution had already been drawn up and circulated to potential members and after a few changes at the discussion stage, it was adopted.
A General Committee, charged with the efficient running of the group's business, was elected, levels of annual subscription were agreed and the group was up and running.