GWHS MEETINGS
Since 1 October
2017

OUR MEETING VENUE IS:

THE HALL, WIGSTON COLLEGE

STATION ROAD, WIGSTON LE18 2DS

(See Map Below)

 
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PLEASE NOTE NEW TIMES
FOR ALL MEETINGS:
DOORS OPEN AT 6.45PM, MEETINGS START AT 7.15PM
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MEETINGS FOR 2022
 
 
WEDNESDAY 18 MAY
CHANGE OF SPEAKER & SUBJECT:
THE SPEAKER WILL NOW BE DR. ANN FEATHERSTONE
“THE VICTORIAN FAIR - FREAKSHOWS & FISTSCUFFS”
Think of the Victorian fair and the exhibitions, shows and booths which made it so popular. This talk looks at the history of the fair and explores some of the fascinating amusements on the 19th century fairground.
 
WEDNESDAY 15 JUNE
GUIDED TOUR OF LUTTERWORTH CHURCH FOLLOWED BY
A WALKING TOUR OF HISTORIC LUTTERWORTH
 
JULY NO MEETING
 
WEDNESDAY  17 AUGUST
GUIDED TOUR OF LAMPORT HALL AND VISIT TO THE GARDENS
FOLLOWED BY AFTERNOON TEA
 
WEDNESDAY 21 SEPTEMBER
IN SEARCH OF DANIEL LAMBERT
By PHILIPPA MASSEY
 
WEDNESDAY 26 OCTOBER
THE MAGIC OF RADIO
by BRIDGET BLAIR
 
WEDNESDAY 16 NOVEMBER
FOXTON LOCKS AND INCLINED PLANE
by MARY MATTS
 
WEDNESDAY 14 DECEMBER
*CHRISTMAS EXTRAVAGANZA “CHRISTMAS CRACKERS”
by THE MARKET HARBOROUGH SINGING GROUP
WITH NIBBLES & DRINKS
 
*Our Christmas Party for members and visitors will be £3.00 per person yes on the night towards the refreshments.
 
 
All talks (except 14 December) are illustrated with PowerPoint and pictures