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Great Easton

Great Easton & District
Local History Society

Meetings, with guest speakers, are held in the village hall, High Street, every fourth Wednesday of each month, excluding June, July, August and December.
Meetings begin promptly at 7.30 pm, and non-members are always encouraged to attend (for a small entrance fee of £2, which includes refreshments). You will find us a very friendly and welcoming crowd.

For all enquiries, please contact Society secretary Judith Lloyd, 01536 770350, or email her on lloyd.gravelpatch@gmail.com


February 24th - Admiral Lord Beatty, his life and naval career : Roy Smart

March 23rd - In Search of Daniel Lambert : Philippa Massey

April 27th - Lost Buildings of Rutland : Robert Ovens

May 25th - Windmills and Watermills of Leicestershire & Rutland : Dr Susan Tebby

June 11th - Members visit to Caldecott for a guided tour of the village with Nick Hill and Ian Bottreill, taking in its history and architecture. The tour commences at 3.00 pm and will be followed by a full tea at Caldecott Village Hall. Cost is £5 per person.

September 28th - Unknown Leicestershire : Bob Trubshaw

October 26th - Changing Face of Harborough, and Working at the Rubber : two films
made by Harborough Movie Makers

November 23rd - The Bewickes of Hallaton : John Morison