News and events

December 2014

County
Syon Abbey Herbal
Newly published
Middlesex & London
Basingstoke Archaeological and Historical Society Programme 2015
Many Hampshire VCH volunteers are members of the Basingstoke Archaeological and Historical society. They welcome you to meetings.
Hampshire
Anniversary of Church Restoration
St John the Baptist church in Buckminster, north-east Leicestershire, opened after restoration 130 years ago this month.
Leicestershire
Somerset Red Books for Christmas!
Special offer on VCH volumes including Somerset
Somerset

November 2014

County
The Walker Heneage and Helyar Archives
You can save this collection of priceless manuscripts
Somerset
Locality and Region Seminar - 2nd December 2014
"Lovely weather. At 7.15 a.m. we were bombed by German aircraft": the Great War as experienced in the diary of a farmer's wife at Shotley, Suffolk
Berrick Salome now online
Latest Oxfordshire draft text for VCH Oxfordshire XVIII
Oxfordshire
Hampshire VCH Autumn Newsletter 2014
Autumn Newsletter 2014
Hampshire
CHRISTMAS DISCOUNT OFFER
VCH Volumes at Discount until 31 December 2014!!
Oxfordshire
Christmas Red Book Offer
25% discount for a limited time
Researchers and Writers needed in Wiltshire
Wiltshire Volume 20
Wiltshire
Locality and Region Seminar - 18th November 2014
“City Witness – Miracles, Medieval Swansea town and landscape” - Dr Harriett Webster
Creation of the South West Heritage Trust
A new era
Somerset
Latest VCH Oxon Trust Newsletter
Read about VCH Oxfordshire progress, plans and activities
Oxfordshire

October 2014

County
Friends' Events
The Friends' first event ...
Wiltshire
Launch of the Friends of Wiltshire VCH
Launch of the Friends of Wiltshire VCH...
Wiltshire
What links Richard III, scripture and the Leicestershire VCH project?
What links Richard III, scripture and the Leicestershire VCH project? That may seem a strange question, but the answer lies in the life of a medieval priest, who was rector of Lutterworth between 1374 and 1384.
Leicestershire
Latest Shropshire volume launched
Volume VI, part 1 launched in Shrewsbury
Shropshire
Full parish history now online
Good progress continues to be made in Leicestershire, with a full parish history of Kirby Bellars now available online on our Work in Progress pages.
Leicestershire
Transformation of Victorian Basingstoke
Joint Hampshire Field Club/ Hampshire VCH Day conference on 19th century Basingstoke
Hampshire