Bottesford Local History Society 2013 - 2014
Programme and Society Information
By Neil Fortey
Welcome to the new season of meetings of the Bottesford Local History society, now over thirty years old and still going strong.
All our meetings (except for the summer outing) take place in the parish meeting room (the Fuller Room) at the old school on Grantham Road, Bottesford. They are on the second Thursday of the month, starting at 7.30 pm.
Membership fee is just £8 for the full year’s activities. Guests are welcome, and are asked to pay £2 at the door.
September 12th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Followed by a talk introducing the new village local history project:
“ The Bottesford Parish 1st World War Centenary Project: People, community and memory”
October 10th “ Macbeth in Bottesford ” Bob Sparham
November 14th “ Last Post at Newton ” Tim O’Brien
December 12th Christmas Party
January 9th “ The Luddites ” Peter Hammond
February 13th “ The Battle of Bosworth ” Richard Titley
March 13th “ The history of local history in the Vale ”
Michael & Diana Honeybone
April 10th “ Isaac Newton and Woolsthorpe Manor ”
May 8th “The Sherwood Forest Group”
June 12th Summer Outing – destination to be confirmed