Finedon Local History Society

The Friends' Meeting House
High Street
Finedon
Northamptonshire

Registered Charity Number 1096719

        2019 FLHS Meetings and  Society Newsletters May and September 2018 have now been added.


2019 Talks and Visits Programme


The talks are held in the Misson Room, Well Street, Finedon commencing at 7.30pm.
£2.50 for FLHS members and £3.50 for non-members.

All are most welcome.

                                                             
                     
28th January
Pete Austin
History and Founding of The Northamptonshire Film Archive Trust (with some film footage from their collection)
 
25th February
Michael Brown
Death in the Garden - Murder, Magic and Myth of Poisonous Plants
 
25th March
Tom Watts
“Watts it all about!” – The History of Finedon Cinemas and the Watts Family
 
15th April
(3rd Monday of the month due to Easter)
Douglas Goddard
The History of the British Postcard
 
20th May
Visit to Desborough Heritage Centre - Detaills to be announced at a later date
 
24th June
James Sheehan
Aspects of Church Architecture
 
22nd July
Stephen Radley
Finedon Hall, Humphry Repton and late 18th landscapes
 
19th August
(3rd Monday of the month due to the August Bank Holiday)
Chris Rowe
Tales from the Tudor Table
 
23rd September
Ron Whittaker
The Rise and Fall of Footwear Manufacture in the UK
 
28th October
Neil Busby, Thrapston District Historical Society.
What was learnt from the recent archaeological digs in Thrapston
 
25th November
Annual General Meeting
 
 
Please note that speakers and the subject topics may change at short notice due to circumstances beyond our control.
 
 
                                                                                                
Location of the Misson Room, Well Street, Finedon