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Langford History Society
 

MEETINGS ARE HELD IN THE CHURCH HALL, CHURCH STREET, LANGFORD, FROM 8 PM  ON THE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH EXCEPT FOR JANUARY AND AUGUST WHEN THERE ARE NO MEETINGS AND JUNE AND JULY WHEN THERE COULD BE DIFFERENT TIMINGS AND/OR LOCATIONS FOR VISITS.

Wednesday, 1 October 2014
Milestones and Turnpike Roads
MICHAEL KNIGHT
Bedfordshire’s rep on the Milestone Society tells the history of these markers and routes from past times

Wednesday, 5 November 2014
Hornblower's Navy
PAUL CHAMBERLAIN
This presentation looks at the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars: the officers, seamen, food, weapons and ships that played a major role in thwarting Napoleon

Wednesday, 3 December 2014
Christmas Social
A social evening

Wednesday, 7 January 2015
NO MEETING

Wednesday, 4 February 2015
Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, 4 March 2015
St Neots
PETER IBBETT
A talk about the history of this neighbouring town, linked to a visit in June

Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Village Memories Evening:
More of Ralph Turner’s slides of old Langford and using his notes

Wednesday, 6 May 2015
More Cracking Tales of Old Biggleswade
JANE CROOT
Jane regales us with more tales from our local town

Wednesday, 3 June 2015
Visit to St Neots and to the museum led by Peter Ibbett
Depart Church Hall 7 pm for 7.30 pm at St Neots: an hour’s walk around central St Neots from 7.30 with tea & cake at the museum (via the
Friends) at 8.30 with a finish around 9.20. Donation £5 per person

Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Visit to Ashwell Museum and Village
Depart Church Hall 7 pm for 7.30 pm at Ashwell. Donation: £3.50 per person, max 20 persons

Wednesday, 5 August 2015
NO MEETING

Wednesday, 2 September 2015
More Beds Festival of Britain Signs
PAULINE AND BARRY WOLSEY
A continuation of this interesting series about Bedfordshire’s Festival signs

Wednesday, 7 October 2015
The Noel Park Project
TED MARTIN
Ted tells of his involvement with a project covering the social history of the past 70 years

Wednesday, 4 November 2015
Wrest Park Hospital in the First World War
DEBBIE RADCLIFFE
A presentation about the history of the hospital established by the family which inherited the stately home

Wednesday, 2 December 2015
Social Evening
Probably with a local film

GUEST VISITORS ARE WELCOME AT ALL MEETINGS ON PAYMENT OF A DONATION OF £2.50


COFFEE AND BISCUITS ARE AVAILABLE AND A RAFFLE IS HELD AT EACH MEETING

New members will be very welcome. Our Annual membership fee is £4 per person and there is a charge of £1 per meeting. Download our application form and send it by post, email Ted Martin, our secretary, or just come along and join us.

Site updated 12th September 2014