Events 2022

Thursday 3 February

Annual General Meeting followed by War Memorial Video created to mark the 100th anniversary of the unveiling of Burbage War Memorial in 1921

Thursday 3 March

Medieval Medicine with Eddie Smallwood - A talk on using Herbs to aid recovery

Thursday 7 April

Wish you were here with Graham Sutherland;- How holidays developed and changed over the centuries

Thursday 25 April

Visit to the 1620's House at Donnington le Heath; Exclusive tour of house and gardens followed by afternoon tea - £20 each booking essential (Time to be agreed and travel by own transport)

Thursday 5 May

VE Day 75 years commemoration with Paul Williams and Geoff Whitworth c/f from 2021

Thursday 2 June

Burbage in the 1950's with Sylvia Whitworth; What life was like when the Queen came to the throne

Thursday 7 July

Caroline Roberts - Blue Badge Guide from Leicester; I never knew that before - tales of the quirky and unusual as well as historic

Thursday 4 August

Sam Dobson speaking about Sir Malcolm Sargent and his connection to Leicester Symphony Orchestra.

Thursday 1 September

Book launch! Jo Garner Williams and the History of Burbage!

Thursday 6 October

A new Around Old Burbage Night with Sylvia Whitworth; There have been a few changes over the past 10 years!

Thursday 3 November

Graham Sutherland talking about the Gunpowder Plot and its connections to our area.

Thurday 1 December

Peter Fox bringing his magic show to Burbage - A Magical History Tour - Ancient Egypt to the present day.

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Details of any further meetings will be announced at monthly meetings and by newsletter

All meetings are held at the Burbage Congregational Church, Church Street,  Burbage, LE10 2DD
commencing at 7.00 pm unless otherwise stated - Non-members £4.00 per meeting