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2019-20 Events

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14-MayWargrave Local History SocietyWargrave Churchyard Excavations   Dr Stephanie Duensing, and Dr Ceri Boston
15-MayThe History of Reading SocietyCatholicism in ReadingJohn and Lindsay Mullaney
JuneWargrave Local History SocietyVillage Festival  (tickets for both of these events will be available on Wargrave Festival ticket sales day, April 27th, or (subject to availability, afterwards )
16-JunWargrave Local History Society Historic Village Walk
18-JunWargrave Local History SocietyThe Magic of the Auction – an evening with Thomas Plant
10-JulWargrave Local History SocietyVisit to the Gilbert White House and Oates Museum at Selborne
10-SepWargrave Local History SocietyHistory of the NHSDr Mark Puddy
11-SepBerkshire Family History SocietyIs your ancestor a railway policeman? - Steve Beamon
16-SepBerkshire Industrial Archaeology GroupGas: Its History and Technologies
18-SepThe History of Reading SocietyGeorge Lovejoy – bookseller of ReadingMartin Andrews
08-OctWargrave Local History SocietyCaversham Court & the Families Who Lived ThereLinda Humphrey-Evans / Dr John Evans
09-OctBerkshire Family History SocietyThe life and times of Robert Tebbot - Dr David Lewis
16-OctThe History of Reading SocietyQuakers In ReadingNaomi Iliff
21-OctBerkshire Industrial Archaeology GroupAGM followed by - Henry Scott and the invention of Selenitic Cement
12-NovWargrave Local History SocietySonning: The History Explored Through 10 BuildingsDiana Coulter
13-NovBerkshire Family History SocietyBoiled cats, mercury and Jesuit drops: - Penny Stokes
18-NovBerkshire Industrial Archaeology GroupDaniel Gooch: Saviour of the Great Western Railway
20-NovThe History of Reading SocietyThe Heroes Of Woodley AirfieldJoy Pibworth
09-DecBerkshire Industrial Archaeology GroupIndustrial Archaeology Films and Christmas Social
10-DecWargrave Local History SocietyChristmas Party
11-DecThe History of Reading SocietyPresidential Address: What Did Newcomers Do For Reading C1400-1960Joan Dils
2020
14-JanWargrave Local History SocietyThe Role of Women at Danesfield & Phyllis Court in Photographic Interpretation in WWIIAldon Ferguson
11-FebWargrave Local History SocietyGeorgian CookingCatherine Sampson
10-MarWargrave Local History SocietyAnnual General Meeting
Wargrave Local History SocietyOur meetings (except for April, June and July) take place in the Old Pavilion, at the Recreation Ground, Wargrave, and start at 8pm.