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Moreton in Marsh & District

Local History Society



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Meetings will be held in the Womens Institute Hall, Moreton-in-Marsh. The talks start at 7.30pm (Coffee/Tea served from 7pm).

Wednesday, 8th March 2023
Warrior Women During the Civil War
by Stephen Barker

Wednesday, 12th April 2023
Medieval Cirencester
by Tim Porter

Wednesday, 10th May 2023
Bess Of Hardwick and Hardwick Hall
by Gillian White


Summer Break


Wednesday 13th September 2023
Ascott Martyrs (Women sent to prison for rioting in Chipping Norton)
Carol Anderson

Wednesday 11th October2023
Walking With Spirits (Rollright Stones)
Paul Devereux
Wednesday 8th November 2023
Child Labour in The 19th Century
by Liz Woolley

Wednesday 13h December 2023
Burford Martyrs (Plot against Cromwell and Fairfax)
by Muriel Pilkinton

Winter Break


Wednesday March 13th 2024
Green Men (Tales of Green Man in Gloucestershire)
Mike Bottomley
Wednesday 10th April 2024
Broughton Roman Villa (Excavations at Broughton Castle)
Keith Wescott
Wednesday 8th May 2024
Back Tracks and Detecting the Past (Using new technology)
Colin Clay and Phil Taylor