Where meet: Long Compton Village Hall

When meet: 2nd Wednesday in the following months months, September, October, November, December, March, April, May, June at 7.30pm

Objectives: To increase the understanding and knowledge of the history of Long Compton and vicinity

 

Contact:

  • Diana Cook,  01608 684771
  • Christopher Fance, 01608 674207

 

Programme for 2019-2020

2019

11th September     1549 Long Compton in the Commotion Time    Bill Cook  (Preceded by a brief AGM)

9th October           Stories of Oxford Castle    Mark Davies

13th November     The Fairground Calendar  Graham Downie

11th December      Christmas Meeting - Cropedy to Compton - the archaeology of a village    Stephen Wass

2020

11th March            Warwickshire under Richard II    Will Gowers

8th April                Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement    Katherine Bradley

13th May               Pagans and Puritans - the story of May morning in Oxford    Tim Healey

10th June              The Poor Law in the 18th Century - the crisis in the parishes    Deborah Hayter            

Visitors are welcome to attend any meeting at 7.30 in the Village Hall