Glimpses of the Past

WESTBURY PEOPLE AND PLACES A talk by Steve Hobbs Our speaker is well known for his wide range of knowledge about Westbury and the surrounding area and gives an insight into how local people lived in the 18th and 19th centuries. The talk is arranged for Friday 22 July...

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Future Talks at Dilton Memorial Hall

Friday 22 JulySteve Hobbs -- "Glimpses of the Past" Friday 26th AugustJulie Davis -- “Wiltshire Folklore”The Chippenham History Centre Friday 30th Sept./ Sat 1st OctCharles Case -- "Tanyard”Exhibition of associated items and records in association with “Westbury...

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Ale House to Public House – Fri 23 November

Mike Marshman will be giving the November talk.

Covering:

Public House names and their meanings, Brewing and Gin and Beer Acts covering the period Middle Ages up to 17th Century.

Mike Marshman was with the Wiltshire Library service for 50 years and is regarded as someone with an unmatched knowledge of Wiltshire life.

Talk to take place on Friday 23rd November at Fairfield Opportunity Farm College 7.30pm.

Admission £4 for non members and £2 for members.

All Welcome!

For furthering information contact 01373 859770, 01373 822922