Roade’s Collector Cousins

February 17, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

Hear about their outstanding successes arising from their joint interests, one of which resulted in the British Postage Stamp Auctions of 2011-2012 that will probably never be surpassed.
Roade Local History Society

The Phantom of the Trianon

February 13, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

In 1911 a book described a visit to the Petit Trianon in the grounds of the Palace of Versailles where the authors claimed to have seen the gardens as they had been in the late 18th century as well as ghosts.
Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust

Away with the Fairies

February 13, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

1n 1917 two girls in Yorkshire took photographs of fairies. When the photographs came to light they caused a sensation.
Newport Pagnell Historical Society

Browne Willis and William Cole

February 2, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

Browne Willis (1682-1760) and The Reverend William Cole, Rector to St Mary’s Church (1753-1768), were good friends, Willis was particularly known for his zealous ‘beautifying of St Mary’s Church’ in honour of his parents.
St Mary’s Church, Bletchley
Sunday, 10th March 2019

Royal Parks

January 26, 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

This talk tells the story of all eight of the parks from the point when they were acquired by the monarchy until the present day, including the major historic moments and events with which they are associated.