News and events

November 2018

County
Locality and Region Seminar - 27 November 2018
The origins of the East Anglian hundreds - Richard Purkiss
VCH Mick Aston Lecture 2018
A presentation on the work to identify the occupants of mass graves in Durham
Somerset
Medieval specialist Catherine Clarke to lead new IHR research centre and the VCH
Medieval specialist Catherine Clarke to lead new IHR research centre and the VCH
Locality and Region Seminar - 13 November 2018
St Bartholomew’s Hospital precinct in the 15th century - Professor Caroline Barron

October 2018

County
Locality and Region Seminar - 30 October 2018
Of the merchants, by the merchants, for the merchants: the development of the Common Staithe at King’s Lynn, Norfolk
WEST SOMERSET MINERAL RAILWAY WALK
A walk along the former West Somerset Mineral Line with Phil Gannon
Somerset
Manorial Documents Study Afternoon at OHC
Study Afternoon 21 November on use of manorial records for local and family history
Oxfordshire
Leicestershire VCH Trust welcomes Mike Kapur OBE as our new President
Leicestershire VCH Trust welcomes Mike Kapur OBE as our new President
Leicestershire
Leicestershire VCH Newsletter
News of Leicestershire VCH progress
Leicestershire

September 2018

County
Locality and Region Seminar - 16 October 2018
Hidden Away: Taunton’s slums and back courts
Ordering their estate: The Sanfords of Nynehead Court
A talk on the Sanfords, one of Somerset's leading families for centuries
Somerset
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
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

April 2018

County
Derbyshire VCH Trust : GDPR Announcement
General Data Protection Regulation
Derbyshire