Barley Mow, Cosgrove

Winter’s Tales

January 21, 2020 MKHA Webmaster 0

Stories of old Cosgrove with Wendy Page. Cosgrove is a village about 2 miles north of Stony Stratford. Donations for Cosgrove Church Masonry Fund.
Wednesdays, from 5th February to 25th March 2020

My Ancestor was a Brushmaker

January 5, 2020 MKHA Webmaster 0

Ken Doughty is the founding member of the Society of Brushmakers’ Descendants and has written books and articles on the subject.
Buckinghamshire Family History Society
Wednesday, 5th February 2020

Bawdy Georgians

January 4, 2020 MKHA Webmaster 0

Tom Jones, a Trustee of the Cowper & Newton Museum, will give an interesting and amusing talk based on Olney’s links to wider Georgian society.
Newport Pagnell Historical Society
Tuesday, 4th February 2020

Death in the Garden

December 27, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

Learn from Michael Brown the truth about many of the plants which may well be growing in your garden! His book ‘Death in the Garden’ was published in 2018.
Lavendon Village History Group

Pictures in the Parlour

December 21, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

Developments in the lanterns from their heyday in the 1870s up to their demise in the 1950s. The talk ends with a recreation of a Magic Lantern Show.
Newport Pagnell Historical Society

A Christmas Carol

December 16, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

Steve Dimmer acts as a one-man presentation of A Christmas Carol playing all the characters, with sound effects. Party with wine and mince pies.
Hanslope and District Historical Society

The National Leather Collection

December 8, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

The talk will feature an introduction to the National Leather Collection, the museum’s history and how it came to be located in Northampton.
Towcester & District Local History Society