HeritageEvents

16
NOV
Suffragettes Workshop with Dr Margaret Simons
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Interested in the subject of votes for women or have a family connection to the suffragette movement Discover the wealth of information available from: The National Archives newspapers oral histories diaries personal papers photographs and film footage. All add to our understanding…

Location: 0.6 milesaway

TEL: 01189 509553
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21
NOV
The history of Reading's Hospitals - Talk
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Discover the history of Reading Hospitals from 1837 to the present day in this fascinating talk by Lionel Williams. The talk mainly focuses on the Royal Berkshire Hospital which opened on London Road Reading in 1839 but also includes some information about…

Location: 0.6 milesaway

TEL: 01189 509553
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30
NOV
Christmas Book Market
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Following the success of last years event. Thechance to purchase those Christmas bargains quality pre‐loved and new books on family local and social history at prices to suit all purses. Also historic maps and family history data CDs.The Centre is…

Location: 0.6 milesaway

TEL: 01189 509553
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05
DEC
Reading's Nineteenth Century Schools - Talk
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

In the nineteenth century churches and individuals were the main benefactors setting up local schools until in 1871 when the local authority in Reading also became involved in the provision of education through Reading School Board. Local historian and Victorian schools expert…

Location: 0.6 milesaway

TEL: 01189 509553
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