News and events

November 2016

County
IHR Locality and Region Seminar
Locality and Region Seminars: Sheila Sweetinburgh
Romans in Swindon - Day School
Joint event of Wiltshire VCH and the Association for Roman Archaeology
Wiltshire
Wiltshire volume XX, Chippenham and Environs
First draft text for Chippenham and Environs now available
Wiltshire
Exploring Leicestershire's History
Leicestershire VCH Trust thanked donors, volunteers and other supporters on 19 November with an afternoon of local history talks and
Leicestershire
DR WHALLEY and THE QUEEN OF BATH
A talk on a lost era of fashionable Bath.
Somerset
Launch of VCH Short: Bosbury, Herefordshire
Launch of VCH Short, Bosbury
Herefordshire
Promotion Event for Next Northamptonshire Volume
Promotion Event for Next Northamptonshire Volume
Northamptonshire

October 2016

County
IHR Locality and Region Seminar, 29th November
Locality and Region Seminars: Robert Tittler, 'Weather, War, and Dearth'
Exhibition at Hampshire Record Office, 3 October 2016 to 6 January 2017
VCH Hampshire Exhibition at Hampshire Record Office, 3 October 2016 to 6 January 2017
Hampshire
Steventon book launch
Hampshire's second 'Short' launched in Steventon church
Hampshire
Crowmarsh Gifford now online
The second completed parish for VCH Oxon's projected South Chiltern volume
Oxfordshire
Hilary Binding memorial unveiled
A local historian, writer and teacher remembered
Somerset
Lighthouses of Somerset
A fascinating subject
Somerset
Leicestershire VCH Trust Newsletter 2016
Leicestershire VCH Trust's 2016 Newsletter is now available to download. It includes ...
Leicestershire
Mick Aston and the Dark Art of Geophysics
Mick Aston memorial lecture
Somerset
Hilary Binding memorial
Lasting memorial to a much-loved trustee of the Somerset County History Trust
Somerset

September 2016

County
St Stephen's Chapel: Bringing a Building Back to Life - 1 November
Talk hosted by the Westminster History Club
Middlesex & London
Shiplake parish now online!
The latest work-in-progress from VCH Oxon.
Oxfordshire
VCH Gloucestershire XIII Launched with Double Event
The latest volume of VCH Gloucestershire, comprising the histories of twelve parishes to the north of Gloucester, was launched with two events to celebrate its arrival.
Gloucestershire
Hidden Away
Taunton's slums
Somerset