Local History 2
This group is SUSPENDED, but may arrange the occasional meeting, but is unlikely to get back to normal until restrictions are lifted
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
See photos and reviews of our events by clicking a year
Read our Review of our first year by clicking here