News and events

September 2018

County
Locality and Region Seminar - 2 October 2018
Catholic Sequestrations in the English Civil War: Continuity, Change and Regional Variation, 1642-1660
Somerset and the Wars of the Roses
a talk on Somerset's role in the 15th-century civil war
Somerset

August 2018

County
Somerset Annual Report and Accounts 2017
Annual report as submitted to Charity Commission
Somerset

July 2018

County
Somerset Summer 2018 newsletter
The latest edition
Somerset
Cheltenham Short Published
Cheltenham before the Spa published.
Gloucestershire

June 2018

County
Wilfred Owen in Dunsden lecture series
Wilfred Owen in Dunsden lecture series starts 10 July
Oxfordshire
Building Georgian Chippenham
A talk by Mike Stone
Wiltshire
Rewriting the History of Chippenham
A talk by John Chandler
Wiltshire

May 2018

County
Launch of Basingstoke: A Medieval town c1000-c1600 by John Hare
Exciting new short from Hampshire. Basingstoke: A Medieval Town, c.1000-1600 by John Hare has just been published.
Hampshire
Latest VCH Oxon online draft
Goring-on-Thames now available online - part of VCH Oxon's forthcoming South Chilterns volume (Volume 20)
Oxfordshire

April 2018

County
Derbyshire VCH Trust : GDPR Announcement
General Data Protection Regulation
Derbyshire
Programme of events summer 2018
We shall be at the following events over the summer
Leicestershire
Hilary Binding Memorial Walk
A gentle coastal walk
Somerset

March 2018

County
Could you be our new fundraising officer?
Leicestershire Victoria County History Trust seeks a fundraising officer to help us raise funds to publish our research
Leicestershire
Shepton's Lost Gem
The Strode family chapel
Somerset
Society for Landscape Studies field weekend 21-22 April (co-organised with VCH Oxfordshire)
Society for Landscape Studies field weekend 21-22 April
Oxfordshire

February 2018

County
Latest Oxfordshire online drafts
Ramsden - part of our forthcoming Wychwood Forest volume - is now available online. Find out more...
Oxfordshire
New Biography of Walter Rye (1843-1929): Topographer, Sportsman and Norfolk's Champion
Christopher Kitching, former Chairman of the Victoria History Trust and longstanding member of the VCH Advisory Committee has recently published a new biography of Walter Rye.

January 2018

County
Hampshire's new short, Basingstoke: A Medieval Town, c. 1000-1600 by John Hare
Exciting new short from Hampshire. Basingstoke: A Medieval Town, c.1000-1600 by John Hare has just been published.
Hampshire
VCH Gloucestershire Academy Newsletter
VCH Gloucestershire Academy Newsletter
Gloucestershire