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Programme 2024

'The Home Front in

World War II'

with Bill King.

17 April

Last minute change of speaker.

'William Stanier – Swindon’s greatest railway engineer'

with Geoff King

21 February

'Women in the

Wars of the Roses'

with Chris Scott.

15 May

'The Hugely Huggable History 

of the Teddy Bear'

with Gill White.

20 March

'Rex Warneford VC:

first man to down a Zeppelin

with Alan Smith.

19 June

'Ticket to Ride'

(Victorian Railways)

with Judy Rouse.

17 July

'1066 and all that.'

The Bayeux Tapestry

with Timothy Brain.

16 October

Annual General Meeting

followed by a presentation by

Bill Read on 'Elmer's Flight

and the re-enactments'.

21 August


No meeting.

20 November

'The Abolition of the

Slave Trade'

with Martin Collinson.

18 September


a journey through time'

with Nick Baxter.

18 December


No meeting.

Meetings are held at 7.30pm in Holy Cross Church Hall,

Butts Road, Chiseldon, SN4 0NN.

Members free, visitors £5

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