History of British Parks

12 February 2020 MKHA Webmaster 0

A fascinating insight into the history of the great British public park – illustrating their origins, the Victorian heyday, and what makes a great park.
Hanslope and District Historical Society

History of British parks

2 September 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

The speaker is Paul Rabbitts who is a qualified landscape architect and is currently Head of Parks in Watford. He is a passionate advocate for public parks.
Bletchley Archaeological & Historical Society

Royal Parks

26 January 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.


14 January 2019 MKHA Webmaster 0

Bandstands have been a feature of the British way of life for well over a century. The speaker is Paul Rabbitts, a writer and lecturer and Head of Parks, Open Spaces & Projects with Watford Borough Council.