Local History Groups
Local History 1
Leader/Co-ordinator: Lynne Jex
This group aims to extend members’ knowledge of the local area through speakers and visits. Equipment is provided through the leader and Luton U3A.
It meets monthly on the 2nd Wednesday, 10 am to 12 noon at Biscot Parish Church Hall, Trinity Road. Meetings begin with refreshments and socialising with a speaker at 10-30, followed by questions and programme announcements.
Local History 2
Leader/Co-ordinator: Diane Cullen
The group aims to inform members and encourage them to gain knowledge of the surrounding area. No particular expertise or equipment is needed.
It meets on the 1st Friday of the month, 10am to 12 noon, from October to April at the Warden Hill Community Centre.
The programme starts with refreshments and socialising, then a talk from a speaker or members presenting a project, then discussion. From May to September visits to local history attractions are arranged. The group does not meet in August.