Local History Group 2017 programme


2017 Programme 


January 18th

King Alfred the Great and Somerset                                                 by Chris Eldridge

February 15th

The Changing Countryside                                                               by Chris Norman

March 15th

Village Music                                                                                    by The Old Somerset Russets

April 19th

History of the RNAS Yeovilton & its impact on the local Economy    by Julie Wilde

May 17th

Brunel – Father and Son                                                                  by Michael Turner

June 21st

The History of Cheddar Cheese                                                        by John Page


A Walk in Harridge Wood, inc Ashwick Grove                                   Led by Adele Avery

August 16th

Visit to TauntonMuseum – plus Lunch out - TBC

September 20th

AGM – followed by Quiz with Cheese & Wine

October 18th

Slavery – its role and impact on the South West                               by Dr Madge Dresser

November 15th

The Archaeology of Animals (bring your old bones)                         by Steve Tofts

December 20th

Christmas Event “Christmas Frolics”


Except for Walks, Visits and the December event all talks will be in the Oakhill & Ashwick Village Hall at 7.30 pm