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2021/22
PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

King's Room

Buckden Towers

High Street

Buckden

PE19 5TA

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7.30 pm start on night

Members  ~ Free

Visitors  ~ £4 per talk

Children  ~ Free

Annual Membership ~ £16 

(Our year runs September ~ June)

For the 2021/22 season only the annual fee will be £8

Please Note:  Until the risk from Covid has dropped to an acceptable level we are encouraging all members and visitors to wear face coverings during the evening.  We will be spacing the chairs and opening the windows as a further mitigation.

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THE TRIAL OF CHARLES 1ST

December 1 2021

John Davies


Following on from the success of the trial Charles by the Sealed Knot Society, John talks about the main events and how it was recreated

 

ALCOCK AND BROWN

January 5 2022

Terry Hayward

Terry describes the epic transatlantic flight of 1919

 

THE CREATION OF GRAFHAM WATER

February 2 2022

Richard Storey

Following his article in the Buckden Roundabout, Richard uses additional material from Robin Gibson's talk from approximately 5 years ago

 

THE PRINCES IN THE TOWER - NEW EVIDENCE

March 2 2022

Barry Jobling

Using results from recent research, Barry discloses new evidence on the Princes in the Tower

 
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KILL OR CURE: DR T. J. WALKER, VICTORIAN SURGEON

April 6 2022

 

Liz Davies

The Curator of the St Neots Museum uses the personal diary of Dr Thomas James Walker, the surgeon at Peterborough Infirmary in the 1860s, to examine the life of a Victorian GP and changes in medicine in mid Victorian England.

TRAVELS WITH MY GREAT GRANDMOTHER

May 4 2022

Rita Bates

Rita reads from the diary of her great grandmother who emigrated to Australia in 1900

 

AGM AND TALK TBA

June 1 2022

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