Local History Programme 2018 - 2019

Our monthly meetings include speakers on different aspects of local history and there is always an opportunity to meet up with fellow members afterwards. Visits to local places of historical interest are also arranged for the Summer months.


Programme subject to change so check back regularly

2018
Thursday Evenings

 
 
15th February A Wizard of Invention
Eric
Franklin
15th March Tales & Legends of Northamptonshire - Local to Thrapston Steve
Dimmer
19th April David Livingstone (Explorer) -
The Twywell Connection
Peter & Gloria
Wright
17th May AGM and Members' Contributions
 
 
21st June What did we learn from the recent Archaeological Digs in Thrapston?
Neil
Busby
July & August No meetings
Local History trips organised
 
 
20th September Tales from the Trenches
Steve
Dimmer
18th October English & Welsh Castles
Pre-Conquest to Middle Ages
Colin
Ray
15th November The Hiccups and Horrors of Steaming up the Valley
Roy
York
December & January No meetings
 
 
2019
 

 
 
21st February Local People - Transportation to Lands beyond the Seas
Mick
Britton
21st March "Away with the Fairies"
Kevin
Varty
18th April A Local Perspective
Eric
Franklin
16th May AGM and Members' Contributions
 
 
20th June A Local Perspective
Neil
Busby
July & August No meetings
Local History trips organised