Programme 2019 – 2020


Wednesday 11th September 2019(7.30 pm)

“Fetch the Engine. Southam Volunteer Fire Brigade”

Linda Doyle

Wednesday 9th October 2019(7.30 pm)

“Early Allotments in Warwickshire: their contribution to society”

Anne Langley

Wednesday 13th November 2019(7.30 pm)

“Stories behind the War Memorials & War Graves in South Warwickshire”

Graham Doherty

Wednesday 11th December 2019(7.30 pm)

“Christmas Social – quiz & refreshments”

Wednesday 8th January 2020(7.30 pm)

“Wheels, deals and uphill water: Wheelwright to Lock Keeper”

Chris Stubbins

Wednesday 12th February 2020(7.30 pm)

“How 17th Century Civil War affected Long Itchington and Local Parishes”

Linda Doyle/Gillian Phillips

Wednesday 11th March 2020(7.30 pm)

“Historic Buildings in Leamington Spa”

Mick Jeffs

Wednesday 8th April 2020(7.30 pm)

“AGM/War & Worship, Castle & Church: a history of Kenilworth Castle and Abbey”

Jan Cooper

Wednesday 13th May 2020(7.30 pm)

Kineton Guided Walk (Meet 7.30pm at Kineton Churchyard)

Kineton History Group

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