2018 Talks Programme

Wincanton History Society Talks 2018

26 JanChris Forester Rural Poverty in South Somerset census 1881
23 FebCharles de Salis1789 The French Revolution
23 MarDerek Hudson A momentous marriage in 1948 between a (black) African Chief and a (white) English woman
27 AprBrian Garton Mothers, Mistresses, Wives and Queens. Women of character and consequence in the 12th century
25 MayJohn SmithRoman Life around Wincanton
29 JunJill CleverlyA Buzz is in the Air. A talk on beekeeping
27 JulBrian Sales History of Wincanton Memorial Hall
28 SepJohn Baxter Napoleonic prisoners of war
26 OctJohn Sansom Further Tales of Old Wincanton
30 NovPhilip Schofield The last of the French Impressionists