ROYSTON PIKE’S SLIDE COLLECTION

ROYSTON PIKE’S SLIDE COLLECTION

Royston Pike bequeathed his slide collection, amounting to nearly 400 slides, to the Society. We will be showing a selection of these slides, illustrating items of local historical interest. He was a founder member of EDLHS and the celebrated author of over 50 books...
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...