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Meeting reports - 2014, 2015 and 2016

Meeting Topic Speaker

The Work and History of the Enham Trust

Liz Cosgrove

William Cobbett & Hurstbourne Tarrant

Barbara Biddell


The Geology of Hurstbourne Tarrant

Dr Dave Ellis

Jane Austen

Elizabeth Proudman

Anna Lea Merritt

Olive Maggs

World War 1 Hospitals - A Theatrical Performance

Jane Glennie

Members Talks

Mike Nash

Andy Watson

Paul Symes


Alignments and stars

Google Earth

Memorial Boards

Meeting Topic Speaker

History before History

Jon Tacey

The Work of Dr Stevens: St Mary Bourne’s Doctor 1845 – 1879

John Isherwood

Brewing in Hurstbourne Tarrant – Betteridge’s Brewery

Mark Betteridge

Shepherding - A Personal History

David Sullivan

35 Years in the Hampshire Police

Jack Taylor

Magna Carta

Dr Alex Armstrong

The Great Anarchy: The Stephen and Matilda Wars

Erica Tinsley

Member's Talks

Local Maps

Murrle Cottage

Object 101

Dr Andy Watson

Mike Nash

Margaret Jensen

Meeting Topic Speaker

Hydraulic Stone Pipes – and Their Demise!

Dr David Ellis

Knights Hospitaller Activities In Our Area

Reverend Canon Martin Coppen

Life in Roman Britain

Dr Andrew Hobley

The Swing Riots in Hampshire

Jane Harris

The Church Street Walk

Mike Nash

A History of Basing House

Alan Turton

Rise & Development of Village Schools

Chris Brooks-Martin

History of the Women’s Institute and Local Branches

Jill Palmer

Member's Talks

Sundials - Ancient and Modern

100 Years of Change in an English Social Movement

Dr Andy Watson

Jon Tacey