Bottesford Local History Society 2018/2019

Society Notes and Meetings

Patrons –  Drs. Michael and Diana Honeybone

Joint Chairpersons

Elaine Marlow Tel: 01949 844567

Sue Middleton Tel: 01949 842215


Sue Harding Tel: 01949 358698


Elaine Marlow


Elaine Marlow
Sue Middleton
Sue Harding
Sue Dunsmore
Diana Taffs
Tony Taffs
Catherine Pugh
Neil Fortey

Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month in the Fuller Room Grantham Road, Bottesford and commence at 7.30 pm.

Members’ Annual Subscription £8.00

Non-members are welcome to attend a meeting on payment of £2.00

A raffle is held at the meetings

Autumn Meetings – 2018

September 13th
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, followed by a talk about:
The Role of an Archivist and Recent Findings at Belvoir Castle”   Peter Foden, Archivist at Belvoir Castle

October 11th
The Battle of Stoke Field (East Stoke 1487)”   Kevin Winter: Chairman Battlefields Trust East Midlands

November 8th
Hidden History – the Secret Life of a Diary”   James Shallow

December 13th
Christmas Party   Entertainment

Spring Meetings – 2019

January 10th
Interesting Objects – “Hatch, Match and Despatch.” Members evening led by Sue Middleton

February 14th
The Golden Age of the Musicals”    Chris Shaw

March 14th
21st Century Duchess”    presented by Her Grace, The Duchess of Rutland.

April 11th
From Board Schools to Academies”   Michael Dix

May 9th
The Pentrich Rebellion (1817): a ‘What if’ moment?”   Dr Richard Gaunt, University of Nottingham

 June 13th
Summer Outing (details to be announced)

This page was added on 09/09/2018.

Comments about this page

  • That looks to be a cracking good schedule for 2018-19. Congratulations to the committee for organising and very much looking forward to attending as many as possible.

    By Bill Pinfold (10/09/2018)

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