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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 £12

 

 

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

 

The Programme of Talks for 2018

 

Thursday January 18th           Annual General Meeting

 

Thursday February 15th       The Royal & Derngate Theatres

                                                   - Michael Brailey

 

Thursday March 15th            Marching In - The Life & Death of Edgar Mobbs

                                                 - Graham McKechnie

 

Thursday April 19th              Victorian Baby Farming

                                                 - Eve  Bacon

 

Thursday May 17th              Bandstands History

                                                - Paul Rabbitts

                               

Thursday September 13th  History of Phips & Brewing in Northants

                                                - Alaric Neville

 

Thursday October 18th        Jurassic way - Northamptonshire & Beyond

                                                  Malcolm Deacon

 

Thursday November 15th    Remember, Remember the 5th of November

                                                  - Chris Rowe  

 

Thursday December 13th      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 2017 exhibition is

Brixworth Then and Now.

 

It features old pictures of locations in and around the village with current day photographs of the same locations.

 

The exhibition will be open on Saturday and Sunday afternoons from May to September

between 2:30 & 5pm

 

 

Light refreshments are available.