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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.

2018 Programme

Wednesday, 3 January 2018

NO MEETING

 

 

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Annual General Meeting

 

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Amy, Wonderful Amy
Roy Smart

A talk on Amy Johnson the famous pre-war aviator.

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

From Stow to Sheringham
Dorothy Jamieson

Capability Brown‘s work compared with Humphry Repton’s. Shopwing beautiful images of Ashridge, Sheringham, Stowe, Woburn and others.
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Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Life on the Home Front in World War 1
Ann Wise

How they coped at home in WW1

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

Visit to Warden Abbey

Meet: Afternoon visit. Details TBA.

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Visit Chicksands Priory

Meet: Afternoon visit. Details TBA.

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

NO MEETING

 

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

Engineer or Profiteer: The strange case of John Viret Gooch
Ted Martin

The story of how this pioneer of the early railways in this country successfully feathered his own nest.

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Village Memories
Evening

Probably the last of Ralph Turner’s slides of old Langford and using his notes.

Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Time to Thank Them

Audio-visual presentation towards collecting funds for a permanent memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum to commemorate all the nurses who died in service during both World Wars.

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Social Evening

Could be a talk, slides or a film: tba

 

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 12 February 2018