Local Events

 Warmington Heritage did a project on Grove Farm a few years ago and there is a video on YouTube of Liz Newman speaking in 2012 about the Grove Farm project in a panel session entitled ‘Engaging With History’ at the Tenth Warwick Symposium on Parish Research, ‘Parish Studies Today’.

The link to the YouTube video is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2ajBOuu_Co

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Council for British Archaeology Festival of Archaeology

The History and Archaeology of Tysoe.

Old School Rooms Tysoe, Sat 13th and Sun 14th July 10.30 am – 4.30 pm.

An exhibition of the Roman pottery and metal detecting finds from around the parish, and the Geophysical Survey reports for Iron Age and Roman Tysoe

Organiser Kevin Wyles.

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Information From Warwickshire local History Society 

http://www.warwickshirehistory.org.uk/

An important note is that from the autumn, the meetings of Warwickshire Local History Society will be moving to Aylesford School in Warwick.  This is in response to members’ requests for improved parking arrangements and it also improves audio-visual and IT provision.  

15 October 2019. Alan Godfrey ‘Postman’s Knock’ – the history of the post office in Warwickshire’

19 November 2019.  Dr John Bland ‘Madness in Warwickshire’

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Information required.

We are hoping to record how the village got it’s water supply in years gone by, including the use of springs, wells and hydraulic ram pumps (or any other methods of supply). Please use the “Contact Us” link at the bottom right of this page if you can help. Thank you.

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Edge Hill Light Railway

A new website for the EHLR has been created: ehlr.rocks  This is an evolving website and any help with their research into the EHLR will be welcomed. Please have a look at this interesting web site.

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