News and events

November 2016

County
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
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
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
Basingstoke Workhouse
Hampshire volunteer publishes research
Hampshire
Minehead Walk 'Lost Towns'
A walk of under two hours led by Mary Siraut
Somerset

August 2016

County
Florence Nightingale in Mayfair - 27 September
Talk hosted by the Westminster History Club
Middlesex & London

July 2016

County
Wem History Day and the inaugural VCH Shropshire Annual Lecture
With funding now in place and two new researchers appointed (Dr. Judith Everard and Wendy Horton), The Victoria County History (VCH) of Shropshire held its first public event since its re-launch in Shrewsbury in October last year. The Wem History Day, organised in conjunction with the Friends of Shropshire Archives was held at Wem Town Hall on Sunday 26th June and included a series of talks, and displays and guided tours of the town organised by Wem Civic Society.
Shropshire
Want to write for the VCH? Northamptonshire VCH Trust seeks contributors
VCH Northants VIII - researchers and authors sought
Northamptonshire
VCH Gloucestershire Academy newsletter
Latest newsletter from VCH Gloucestershire Trust out now
Gloucestershire
Leicestershire 200 Club winners
Leicestershire 200 Club winners
Leicestershire