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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.

2016 Programme

 

Wednesday, 6 January 2016

NO MEETING

 

 

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Annual General Meeting

 

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Village Memories
Evening:

More of Ralph Turner’s slides of old Langford and using his notes.

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Chicksands Priory
DAMIEN O’DELL

From medieval monastery to top secret military base: 1,000 years of Chicksands’ history and secrets are revealed.

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

The Post-War Noel Park Children
TED MARTIN

Ted continues the life stories of his school friends covering the social history of the past 70 years.

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

Visit to Franklins Cider at Dunton

Meet at 7.30 in church hall car park. Own transport.

Wednesday, 6 July 2016

All day Visit Elton Hall, near Peterborough

Meet 10 am in church hall car park. Own transport. £9 per person in advance. Tour the house mid- to late morning and then all afternoon to visit the gardens at leisure. Lunch bookable at the Walled Gardens. Visit open to partners, friends and other societies but must be booked in advance through us.

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

NO MEETING

 

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Great Estates
PAMELA BIRCH

Downton Abbey has shown us how it ought to have been but Pamela Birch from Bedfordshire Archives will tell us how it really was.

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

The Battle of Waterloo
PAUL CHAMBERLAIN

Paul tells of this decisive battle which secured the peace in Europe for nearly a century.

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

The Story of Willington, from the Saxons to the Tudors
DOROTHY JAMIESON

The story of this Bedfordshire village from Alfred the Great to Henry VIII.

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Social Evening

 

 

 

 

 

GUEST VISITORS ARE WELCOME AT ALL MEETINGS ON PAYMENT OF A DONATION OF £3.00


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

New members will be very welcome. Our Annual membership fee is £5 per person and there is a charge of £2 per meeting. Download our application form and send it by post, email Ted Martin, our secretary, or just come along and join us.

Last updated 19th April 2016