Events 2018

Thursday 1 February

The History of Leicestershire Police with Geoff Feavyour.

Thursday 1 March

Annual General Meeting with illustrated review of Burbage Heritage in 2017.

Thursday 5 April

A talk on the subject of Ashby Canal with David Goldsmith.

Tuesday 10 April

An evening visit to Mick Wyles Tractor Collection - Time to be confirmed.

Thursday 3 May

The journey to Burbage with David Jennings - Retired Rector of St Catherine's Church.

Sunday 13 May 10.00am - 4.00pm Burbage Common

Burbage Common Open Day -The group will be holding a display.

Thursday 24 May

A visit by Wolvey History Society hosted by the the group.

Thursday 7 June

An update on the research on Sir Frank Whittle and the work of Lutterworth Museum with Geoff Smith.

Thursday 5 July

Members only - World War One walk around Burbage followed by (weather permitting) refreshments in a local member's garden.

Thursday 12 July

Lunch at Bosworth Hall followed by a visit to Station Glass at Shenton Station at 2.30pm. A last chance to see Richard Golding at work before his retirement - Booking essential.

Thursday 2 August

A group visit to Hinckley Museum with Ann Crabtree - Meet at the museum at 7pm.

Tuesday 14 August

A group visit to Stoneleigh Abbey with guided tour and refreshments - Charge £12.

Thursday 6 September

Life in seventeenth century Hinckley and Burbage with Hugh Beavan

Thursday 4 October

An illustrated talk including images of Hinckley and Burbage with Paul Gardner of Hinckley Past and Present.

Thursday 1 November

The ceasefire and after effects of World War One with Greg Drozdz.

Thursday 6 December

Christmas Folk Tales for adults with Tom Phillips.

All meetings are at the Burbage Congregational Church, Church Street,  Burbage, LE10 2DD commencing at 7.00 pm unless otherwise stated - Non-members £3.00 per meeting