bhs Brixworth Village Thomas Roe & Buttercross All Saints` Church Brixworth 1_Exterior Post-1865

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 2020

 

Thursday January 16th         Annual General Meeting with speaker

                                                - Ruth Thomas

 

Thursday February 20th     Alfred Cockerill,Northampton's Forgotten              

                                                 Philanthropist - Bob Farey

 

Thursday March 19th         The Life of the Wife & family of a Canal Boatman                                                          

                                                 - Barry Watson          

 

Thursday April 23rd             To the Manor Born

                                                -  Derek Blunt

 

Thursday May 21st                Bletchley Park, Britain's Espionage Factory

                                                  - Bob Horner

                               

Thursday September 17th  The Great Fire of Northampton

                                                - Ruth Thomas

 

Thursday October 22nd      Faith at The Front during WWI

                                                 - Helen Frost

 

Thursday November 19th    Harlestone Park

                                                  - Martin Izzard

 

Thursday December 14th     Christmas Social Evening

 

Committee

 

 Chair: Pauline Kirton

 Deputy Chair: Dennis Coles

 Secretary: Marian Coleman

 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.

 

The subject of the

2020 Exhibition T.B.A.

 

 

Light refreshments are available.