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Talks & Events - September 2012 to May 2013
Witney Museum & Historical Society
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Common Lodging Houses in Victorian England
February 2013
Liz Woolley
Tuesday February 19th 2013 - 7:30pm

All Brassed Up: The Story of Horse Brasses
September 2012
Martin Way
Tuesday September 18th 2012 - 7:30pm

A History of Pub Signs
October 2012
Tony Southern
Tuesday October 16th 2012 - 7:30pm

Tony is a retired policeman who served in Devon and Cornwall. In his words: "I visited many pubs, both on and off duty. I'm a member of the Inn Signs Society which provides a national forum for people interested in the variety of inn signs and researching the origin of pub names."
The Peripatetic Poor: Poor Law in the 18th Century
November 2012
Deborah Hayter
Tuesday November 20th 2012 - 7:30pm

Witney Retrospective - 60 Years Then and Now
December 2012
Sinclair Scott
Thursday December 20th 2012 - 7:30pm

Sinclair Scott, President of the Witney Photo Group will take us through a photographic retrospective of Witney town centre. The presentation includes material from the Peter Barker Collection, The Witney Museum as well as work by Sinclair himself. DVD copies of the Retrospective will be available.
The Story of Witney Blanket Hall
January 2013
Keith Crawford
Tuesday January 15th 2013 - 7:30pm

English Coronations Through the Ages
March 2013
Colin Cakes
Tuesday March 19th 2013 - 7:30pm

Stand and Deliver: Notorious Highwaymen in the 17th & 18th Centuries
May 2013
Graham Sutherland
Tuesday May 21st 2013

Votes for Women
April 2013
Muriel Pilkington
Tuesday April 16th 2013 - 7:30pm

Previous talks and events

2011 - 2012 season