LIFE AND LABOUR IN A COUNTRY VILLAGE

LIFE AND LABOUR IN A COUNTRY VILLAGE

A talk by Jane Lewis of Surrey History Centre The talk is based on a study of a rural village on the Surrey/Hampshire border which reveals the often hidden lives of agricultural workers in the latter half of the 19th century. The talk focuses on the changes to...
SECRET KINGSTON UPON THAMES

SECRET KINGSTON UPON THAMES

by Julian McCarthy (author of the book of the same name) ‘Secret Kingston upon Thames’ makes people look at Kingston and its history and how it can be argued that what occurred there changed English History twice, and separately, World History twice. Saturday, October...