Programme of meetings

Open meetings are held on the third Thursday in alternate months (January, March, May, July, September and November) at The Club, High Street, Hanslope, MK19 7LQ at 8pm.

Visitors and new members are always welcome.

Annual membership (collected in January) £5.  Visitor fee £2

 

Thursday 18 July 2019

History of Warden Abbey by Margaret Roberts

Warden Abbey was founded in the Bedford area in 1135 as a daughter house to the Cistercian abbey of Rievaulx in Yorkshire. This excellent talk will take us through the history of the once-great abbey from its foundation to the present day.

 

Thursday 19 September 2019

History of Shoes: followers of fashion

by Rebecca Shawcross, Senior Shoe Curator at
Northampton Museum and Art Gallery

A light-hearted look at some of the highs and lows of shoe fashions from the past to the modern day.