The next meeting of Warmington Heritage Group is on Monday February 9th in the village hall when David Freke will be speaking about Sanderson Miller, the Gentleman Architect of Radway. All are welcome to attend – refreshments will be served before the meeting which starts at 7.30pm. Visitors £2.
Enjoy a woodland walk in the ancient grounds of Hanwell Castle this February at the annual Stars and Snowdrops event. An opportunity to talk to the astronomers and look through their astronomical telescopes as well as walking amongst the abundance of snowdrops, before finishing with tea and cakes in front of a roaring log fire. The event is on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th of February – for more details, please visit their website.
Banbury Historical Society’s next talk on Thursday 12th February will look at the Romans who shaped Britain (speaker David Stuttard) while WHG member Stephen Wass will be talking about water resources and the life of an eighteenth century park (Farnborough Hall) at the meeting on March 12th. Meetings are held at Banbury Museum starting at 7.30pm; for more information visit their website.
Warwickshire County Record Office is running a broad range of talks over the coming months, with topics as diverse as Maps and Plans for Local History, Death in the Family, Crime and Punishment and Discovering the History of Gardens. For more information on these talks, and to book a place, please visit their website.