Our 2019 programme is not yet available, but it begins with an afternoon talk by Mike Dewey at 2 pm on Wednesday 23rd January 2019 at The Riverside. Mike’s talk will be about the “Lesser-known Grand Houses of South Buckinghamshire” and the people who have occupied them over the years. All are welcome. Free admission.
|17-Jan||Talk||The Riverside||2.30 pm. “From Rations to Fashions” by Mike Dewey.|
||Trenchard Museum RAF Halton||Contact P&M Group via email@example.com for further information or to book a place.|
7.30 p.m. “Burning to get the Vote” – a presentation in three parts by Lesley Clarke (Chair of the Women’s Local Government Society), Willie Reid (High Wycombe Society Trustee and Local Historian) and James Mercer-Kelly (Senior Deputy Head of Wycombe Abbey School).
Note: This talk will be preceded by a Short Special General Meeting to consider and effect a couple of minor changes to the Society constitution.
|28-Apr||Talk||Trinity United Reformed Church||2.30 p,m, A joint meeting with Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society. Guest Speaker: Leslie Webster, former Senior Keeper of the Anglo-Saxon and Viking Collections in the British Museum will give a talk entitled “Buckinghamshire’s Saxon Prince: the Burial at Taplow”|
|13-May||Open Day||Pann Mill,
|11.00 am – 5.00 pm. To coincide with National Mills Weekend, a chance to see the mill in operation.|
|8-Jun||AGM||The Riverside||7.30 p.m. AGM and demonstration of WWI heritage trail|
|8-Jul||Open Day||Pann Mill,
|11.00 am – 5.00 pm. A second chance to see the mill in operation. Craft and other stalls.|
|5-Aug||Event||Wycombe Abbey||50th Anniversary Celebration. Tickets for this event will be on Sale in Spring 2018|
|16-Sep||Open Day||Pann Mill, The Rye||11.00 am – 5.00 pm. To coincide with Heritage Open Weekend, another chance to see the mill in operation.|
|12-Oct||Talk||The Riverside||7.30 pm. Society Member Dave Scott will give a talk on “George Holt Thomas”|
|19- Nov||Talk||Trinity United Reformed Church||7.30 for 7.45 pm. A joint meeting with Wycombe Wildlife Group. Guest Speaker: Ted Green MBE, Founder of the Ancient Tree Forum. Please note there will be an admission charge of £2 for this event.|
|12-Dec||Hughenden Gardens Village||A pre-Christmas get-together – see Autumn Newsletter for further details|
The Events Programme is organised by the Programme and Membership Group.
All are welcome at Our Talks and Pann Mill Open Days.
Admission to our Talks is usually free (unless stated otherwise).
Other events such as our visits are sometimes arranged for limited numbers places need to be booked in advance.