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History Society Meetings

 

Meetings are held in the Village Hall

on the third Thursday of the month starting at 7.30pm.

 

Each month a variety of exhibits are on display for members and visitors to view.

 

 

Annual membership of the Brixworth History Society is £15

 

 

Visitors are welcome at all meetings. The visitor's charge is £3.

 

The Programme of Talks for 2021

 

Thursday January 21st         Annual General Meeting with speaker

                (cancelled)             - Ruth Thomas

 

Thursday February 18th     Alfred Cockerill,Northampton's Forgotten              

                   (cancelled)              Philanthropist - Bob Farey

 

Thursday March 18th         The Life of the Wife & family of a Canal Boatman                                                          

                   (cancelled)         - Barry Watson          

 

Thursday April 15th            To the Manor Born

                   (cancelled)          -  Derek Blunt

 

Thursday May 20th                Bletchley Park, Britain's Espionage Factory

                   (cancelled)          - Bob Horner

                               

Thursday September 16th  The Great Fire of Northampton

                                                    - Ruth Thomas

 

Thursday October 21st      Faith at The Front during WWI

                                                   - Helen Frost

 

Thursday November 18th    Harlestone Park

                                                        - Martin Izzard

 

Thursday December 16th     Christmas Social Evening

 

Committee

 Chair: Pauline Kirton

 Deputy Chair: Dennis Coles

 Secretary: Chris Knowles

 Treasurer: Jocelyn Parsons

 Archivists: Pauline Kirton and

               Deni Willis

 

 Rachel Penn

 Sue Mallard

 John Wardell

 Rosemary Hardie

 Libby Bowers

 

For general enquiries or enquiries about meetings please contact either the chair or secretary of our society.

 

 

 

Exhibitions

 

Themed displays of the society’s photographs are arranged each year in All Saints’ Church Heritage Centre,Church Street, Brixworth.

 

 

2020 Exhibition -

Cancelled - due to Covid-19

 

 

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