Beckingham & Saundby History Group
The Beckingham & Saundby local History Group currently has 22 members and was formed in 2005. The Group mostly meet on the last Thursday in the month at 7pm in the Willow Works, Old Trent Road.

Since 2005 the History Group have worked on a number of projects including the production of a book, calendar, notelets and have also held a Village Open Day each year on various themes. Click here for more details of what the Group have achieved to date.

The History Group are always interested to hear from anyone who has memorabilia relating to both Beckingham and Saundby and would welcome contact. They also welcome new members and anyone interested can contact the group via the website or come to any of the meetings planned or selective days/evenings, the timetable for 2016 is as follows and is a brief summary (subject to change):-

Date Details Guest Speaker
25 February AGM Public invited
31 March Memorial Tree Planting Public invited
28 April Open Evening - Tour of Hardwick Hall Maureen Taylor
26 May Open Evening - History of National Trust John Hoare
30 June Open Evening - The Bayeux Tapestry Gerald Millard
28 July To be arranged
25 August Open Evening - History of Afternoon Tea Meryl White
10 September Open Afternoon Local & Family History & Wildlife - 1 to 4pm All are welcome
29 September Open Evening - Jack the Ripper Dr Susan Deal
27 October Group Meeting
24 November Open Evening - WW1 Peter Bradshaw
29 December No meeting
26 January 2016 Group Social Members only

History Group Snippet
The History Group Snippet is a regular feature in the Beckingham and Walkeringham Newsletter and the current ‘snippets’ will be shown on this page.
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Local Heritage Initiative
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