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The Monmouth Rebellion

Recent PostsIn the summer of 1685, the Duke of Monmouth attempted to take the throne of England from his uncle James II. Local historian and author Gary Kierley...

Talks 2023

Recent PostsDilton Marsh Local History Society Talks for 2023 The following talks have so far been arranged for 2023. Friday 27.01.2023 "Frome and The Monmouth...

How Great was Alfred the Great?

Recent PostsReality, myth and political ‘spin’ in the history of the Viking Wars. A talk by historian and author Martyn Whittock. The talk is arranged for Friday 25th...

Future Talks at Dilton Memorial Hall 2022

Jun 28, 2022

  • Friday 22 July
    Steve Hobbs — “Glimpses of the Past
  • Friday 26th August
    Julie Davis — “Wiltshire Folklore
    The Chippenham History Centre
  • Friday 30th Sept./ Sat 1st Oct
    Charles Case — “Tanyard
    Exhibition of associated items and records in association with “Westbury History Society” and “Westbury Family History Society”
  • Friday 21st October
    David Dawson — “Stonehenge
    The Devizes Museum
  • Friday 25th November
    Martyn Whittock — “Alfred the Great
    Talk Title “How Great was Alfred

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