The first directories were published in the late 18th century and they remained an important genre of reference information into the mid-20th century.
Twyford Local History Group was founded in 2019 with a Heritage Lottery Fund grant to gather the history of the village and its residents.
Twyford Local History Group
Joseph Knibb (1640–1711) was an English clockmaker of the Restoration era and regarded as one of the greatest horologists of his time.
Hanslope and District Historical Society
You are invited to take part in Lockdown Life MK, which will create a COVID-19 archive documenting the lives of MK’s citizens at this time.
Living Archive Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes Museum invites contributions for a substantial new community exhibition. The project will begin life online before the physical exhibition.
Milton Keynes Museum
Woburn Heritage Centre is located in Old St Mary’s Church. It has an extensive display of local history and archives and is also a TIC.
Woburn Heritage Centre Trust
Local historian Brian Giggins will give a talk which will look at the houses, factories, and fascinating history of ‘Bottom End’, Towcester.
Towcester & District Local History Society
Explore the MK Fawcett Society’s biographies of 10 women who were instrumental in the making of the new town of Milton Keynes.
Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre
If you like ‘A House Through Time’, you might be interested in the histories of some of the houses in Winslow, based on the same sort of information.
Winslow History Project
Buckinghamshire FHS is running online talks for its members to replace its monthly meetings. Speaker: Julian Hunt.
Buckinghamshire Family History Society