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Upper Broughton History Group Activities

Below is a list of the activities, visits and speakers from the Upper Broughton History Group since 2003 to current date.

Grandad Ward in full military uniform on horseback Rectory Lane

 

Event

Speaker/Guide

2003

 

 

January

History of Upper Broughton

Catherine Jones

March

Nether Broughton and the Poor Law

Janet Jackson

May

Visit to the Manor House Long Clawson

Simon & Sally-Anne Shouler

July

Vernacular Tour of UB

Jim Crane & Robert Jones

September

Millenium History Group

 

November

Photographs of Upper Broughton

Michael Copley

 

2004

 

 

January

Visit to the Nottinghamshire Archives

 

March

History of Bingham

Val Henstock

May

Tour of Goadby Marwood

Kathy Lawrence

July

Tour of Laxton

Robert Jones

September

History of the Belvoir Estate

John Plumb

November

House Detectives

Adrian Henstock

2005

 

 

January

Antiques Roadshow

Simon Shouler

March

Wanton Wenches

Jean Nicholson

May

Papplewick Pumping Station

Linda Foote

July

A Walk Around Melton

John Plumb

September

 

 

November

Church and Village

Catherine & Robert Jones

2006

 

 

January

Pieces of the Past

Mike Bishop

March

The Civil War in

Nottinghamshire

Thomas Leafe

May

Hidden Historic Leicester

Steve Bowyer

July

Melton & Nottingham Railway

 

Bob Payne

September

Lace Market in Nottingham

Bill Shaw – Blue Badge Guide

November

The Trouble with George

Dominic Johnson

2007

 

 

January

Melton Navigation

 

Bob Payne

March

Roman Leicestershire

 

Peter Liddle

May

Lucy Hutchinson

 

Val Henstock

July

 

 

Visit to Ruddington Framework Knitters Museum

 

September

 

Medieval Broughton

1066 –1622

Catherine Jones

November

Antiques Roadshow

 

Simon Shouler

2008

 

 

January

Poor Laws in Melton

Bob Payne

March

Anglo Saxons

Peter Liddle

May

Wymeswold – Walking Tour

Patricia Baker

July

Burton Lazars

Gladys Dinnacombe

September

Walking Tour of Seagrave

Gareth King

November

Railways in the Vale

Bob Payne

2009

 

 

January

The History of Tollerton Airfield

Rod Gill

 

March

Sherwood Forest

Community Archaeologists

May

 

The Canary Girls of Chilwell

Maureen Rushton

July

Tour of the Park

Estate,Nottingham

 

September

Guided Walk around Newark

 

Robert Jones

November

Nottinghamshire Place Names

Paul Cullen

2010

 

 

January

St. Pancras Station

Nigel Lowey

March

Victorian Rural Schools

Tina Lee

May

Luddite Tour in

Loughborough

Tony Jarrom

July

Guided walk Willoughby-on-the-Wolds

George Dawson

September

Walk around

Bottesford &Church

Neil Fortey

November

So you think you know Nottingham

Peter Hammond

2011

 

 

January

Battles of the Midlands

Gareth King

March

Sandstone Caves of

Nottingham

Tony Waltham

May

Walking Tour of West Bridgford

Peter Hammond

July

Guided walk round

Southwell

Victoria Preece

September

St. Ann’s

Allotments

Mo Cooper

November

Broughton Bones Trip

Museum of Nottingham Life

2012

 

 

January

 

The Grantham Danserye

Lynn & Mike Mike and Lynn Spicer

May

Guided Walk round

Langham

Mike Frisby

July

 

Guided walk on Burrough-on-the-Hill

Peter Liddle

September

Guided walk round

Colston Bassett

Bunty Fletcher

November

Children of the Southwell Workhouse

Victoria Preece

2013

January

Albert Ball

Brian Fearnley

March

Watson Fothergill

Kurt Hatton

May

Waltham Walking Tour

July

Bunny Walking Tour

 

September

 

East Leake Walking Tour

November

Luddites

Anne Shmidt’s research on Nether Broughton *

Dr Matthew Roberts

Sheffield Hallam

University

2014

 

 

January

Thursday  Jan 9th

World War I – with artefacts (!)

Jason King

March

Thursday March 13th

Hallaton Hoard

Peter Liddle

 

July

Thursday July 17th

Guided Walk around Nether Broughton

With members of the Nether Broughton History Group

July

Thursday July 24th at7pm

Walking Tour of Thrussington

Tour by Thrussington History Group

September

Thursday September 11th

Guided Walking Tour of Gotham

 

Talk about the history of Gotham in the Church and walk around the village

November

Thursday November13th

History of Kirby Bellars

Dr Alan Fox

 

2015

January

January 22nd

Iron Age Leicestershire Peter Liddle

March

Thursday March 12th

The Hind Family and Vimy Ridge Farm

 

Gary Wood

May

Thursday May 14th

Alabaster Monumnets in Ratcliffe on Soar Church Ray State

July

Thursday July 9th

Walking Tour of Harby

September

Thursday September 10th

Tour of the Old Manor House in Long Clawson Simon and Sally- Anne Shouler

November

Thursday November 12th

Women's Suffrage in Nottinghamshire Rowena Edlin-White
2016

January

Thursday January 14th

Lesser Known Sources for Local History Dr Pam Fisher

March

Thursday March 10th

Nottingham Cheese Riots Presented by 'People's Histreh'

May

Thursday May 26th

Walking Tour of Bingham With Adrian and Val Henstock and Pam Richmond

 

Upcoming Events
Leicestershire Countryside under the Romans Jan 11, 2018 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM — Upper Broughton Village Hall
Commemoration of the Centenary of the end of World War 1 Oct 28, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — St Luke's Church
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