Buckinghamshire History Festival

BRINGING HISTORY HOME: 12-13 SEPTEMBER 2020
Curated by Buckinghamshire Archives

Dad’s Army in Bucks: The Local Defence Volunteers and Home Guard

By Professor Ian Beckett

Sunday 13 September 2020

6 p.m.

This year, the popular annual history fair is going all-digital, in response to the challenges of COVID-19. In collaboration with local museums, libraries, and cultural organisations, there is an exciting, varied programme for all ages. Sign up for email updates, or follow on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

https://buckshistoryfestival.co.uk/


Donation to the Trust

The Trust is delighted to announce that it has received a grant of £1,300 from the Bucks Masonic Centenary Fund and a further donation from the Grenville Lodge towards the cost of a computerised MODES system. This will enable the Trust to fully document its collections and continue to meet Museum Accreditation requirements. 

Lieutenant Colonel Simon Wilkinson, BMMT Chairman, received the cheque from Bucks MCF representative Andrew Hough at the Old Gaol in Buckingham.


Thank You Event for the World War One Generation

The Gateway, Aylesbury

Sunday 11 November 2018

1300-1600

Entertainment from the Rockabellas, the Halton Military Wives Choir, J’s Joyful Divas, the Chiltern Poetry Society, and the Buckinghamshire Band of the Royal British Legion

World War One Ration Pack Lunches and Afternnon Tea

Admission Free


The 1/1st Bucks Battalion in Italy, 1917-18

Bucks Military Museum Trust and Buckingham Heritage Trust

30 October to 28 November 2018

The Old Gaol, Market Hill, Buckingham

1000-1600

Free Admission

info@buckinghamoldgaol.org.uk


Armistice 100 Events in Buckingham

Silent Soldiers

Saturday 10 November 2018

0900-1230, Buckingham Town Centre

Commemorative Concert

Sunday 11 November 2018

1715-2000, Buckingham Town Centre

Hosted by Charlie Ross (BBC Bargain Hunt) with Choir of 100 Voices, Miles Nottage and his Band, MK Pipe Band, Isabelle Morgan (Soprano), Local Musicians and Groups

Tapestry Exhibition

27 October to 16 November 2018

Buckingham Library 

All events in Aid of the Royal British Legion Poppy Fund


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