History - General
|Date:||Last Monday of the month|
|Where:||Timothy's Restaurant, Fosseway Garden Centre, Moreton-in-Marsh|
|Group Organiser:||Jo Young|
Please note change in venue from October 2019, as above.
We are interested in history, all of it from the big bang until yesterday. Among the topics we have covered so far include Mrs Pankhurst and the Suffragette Movement; a short history of Firefighting in the UK from Roman Times; Crusades, Crusading & the Knights Templar; the Origins of the First World War; Social Change in the Victorian Period; The Crimean War; famous explorers such as Edward Wilson, Dame Freya Stark and Ernest Shackleton; the Wives and Children of Henry VIII; Nancy Astor.
We also enjoy an annual New Year lunch together.