News and events

April 2018

County
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
Home: new histories of living
IHR Winter Conference 8-9 February 2018
Winter 2017-18 newsletter
New Somerset newsletter
Somerset

December 2017

County
VCH Wiltshire - Fixed Fee Short Term Research Contract
Research Opportunity – Fixed Fee Short Term Contract
Wiltshire
NEW MEMBER JOINS VCH GLOUCESTERSHIRE EDITORIAL TEAM
New editor appointed to work on Cirencester volume.
Gloucestershire

November 2017

County
Annual Report
The report of the Somerset County History Trust for 2016
Somerset
Twenty Years of the VCH Oxfordshire Trust!
Working towards completion of the Oxfordshire VCH series
Oxfordshire
Talk by Leicestershire VCH
We are delighted to have been invited to speak at this FREE event on 25-26 November.
Leicestershire

October 2017

County
NEW RESEARCH POST, VCH GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Researcher sought to work on parishes around Cirencester
Gloucestershire
Westminster History Club and the Grosvenor Estate
Grosvenor Estate makes donation towards Westminster research
Middlesex & London
Buckminster and Sewstern: our latest paperback
It was wonderful to see so many residents and former residents of Buckminster and Sewstern
Leicestershire
Open Day at Buckminster Bunker
We shall be at the Buckminster Nuclear Bunker open day this Sunday, 15th Oct, 10am-4pm at Buckminster Village Hall
Leicestershire