Programme 2021/22

Wednesday 8th September 2021 (7.30 pm)

“Remembering Old Southam”
Linda Doyle

If you require transport please telephone 812573. Programmes available on request

Meeting will fully adhere to Covid regulations/protocols in place

10th November 2021

The St.Paul’s Watch – Defence and Defiance – David Morse

8th December 2021

Bring and Tell – Members invited to bring an object and give a brief talk.

12th January 2022

The Restoration of Ladbroke Parish Church – Jackie West

9th February 2022

Joseph Ashby’s Victorian Warwickshire (an account of rural life in the 1890’s) -Anne Langley

9th March 2022

Warwick’s First Factory – Tim Clark

13th April 2022

AGM followed by

A Look at Postcards of Coventry and the rest of the County – David Fry

Past Events

  • History of Kaye and Nelson Cement Works
  • Plague Pestilence and Pox
  • Stories behind Long Itchington War Memorial
  • Long Itchington Houses
  • Riot and Revolution
  • A Trip Down The River Avon c1900
  • Stand and Deliver – Notorious Highwaymen
  • Ladbroke Village Walk
  • Midland Murders – Infamous Cases from the Midlands
  • Why Medieval Coventry could not survive into the 20th Century
  • Early Photographs of Rugby and Surrounding Villages c1900
  • Bells and Bell Ringing
  • Upton House
  • Canals – a 1960’s tour of the Grand Union
  • A Pint of Ale – stories behind Southams’ Public Houses
  • Guided Tour – the stories behind Southams Public Houses
  • Ridge and Furrow
  • Thornley
  • Victorian & Edwardian Photographs in Warwickshire
  • Drovers Roads
  • The River Avon from its source
  • Bandages and Fesh Air: The Story of the Grange V.A.D Hospital
  • Dear Mother: Humour & Sentiment in WW1
  • Memorial & Memories
  • Development of the Police and Law Enforcement
  • Life under the Romans
  • Dr. Smorfitt’s Medical Bag
  • The River Severn Story