News and Upcoming Events

Next meeting of the Local History Group:

9.30 am, Wednesday 15th March 2023 in the George Fentham Meeting Room, Marsh Lane. 

  

 “The Mediaeval Brokes’ Brass”

 

                        A talk by Dr. Richard Asquith of Royal Holloway College, University of London         on the 22nd of September 2022.

 

This valuable monumental brass went missing mysteriously from Hampton Church several years ago. What is it, who were Richard and Isota Brokes and can some light be shed on its current whereabouts?

 

Thursday 22nd September 2022 at 7.30pm in the Church.

Admission Free.                Refreshments provided.  

 

An exhibition by the Hampton-in-Arden Local History Group. www.hamptoninardenhistory.org.

 

                                                                    New publications

A number of new publications are now available. Published by the Local History Group or by group members, these include: The Doctors of Hampton (Vol 1) by Rodger Charlton MD, The Railway Photographs of Alan Theodore Smyth (compiled by Roger Waring) and The Hampton-in-Arden School (village artists) by Clive Hinsull. See our publications page for full details.