Local History 2
Although this group is full, there is another group like this that has vacancies
|This group started in April 2013|
Various places of interest
Monthly Third Thursday
Group Liaison (Kevin Stock)
Members of Local History Group 2 enjoy talks on Local History topics and visits to places of historical interest within a rough 25 mile radius. It is a very friendly group of people who get together for tea and cakes after each visit.
Local History 2 Programme for 2020
16 Jan - “If Walls had Ears: Southampton’s Medieval Defences”- Talk by Andy Skinner
20 Feb - The History of Staunton Park - Talk by Steve Jones and Katrina Foxton
19 Mar - Hollycombe – Its history and current developments - Talk by Sean Cullen.
16 Apr - A Walk and Talk on the History and Wildlife of Hilsea Lines
21 May - Guided Tour of Eling Tide Mill
18 Jun - Guided Walk around Staunton Park
16 Jul - Guided Tour of the Hospital of St Cross
20 Aug - Guided Walk and Talk around Old Bedhampton and The Elms
17 Sep - A Walk and Talk around Bishops Waltham (NB starts at 10.30am)
15 Oct - TBC
19 Nov - “Factory at War” – A talk by Philip MacDougall.
17 Dec - Christmas Celebration
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Read our Review of our first year by clicking here