We return to The King’s Head, in Aylesbury for our 2023 AGM. This is our first visit since 2012 – see Patriot No. 71 The Society is pleased to welcome as our guest speaker Charles Cordell, soldier diplomat and author. Charles will talk about the battle of Aylesbury of 1642 – he will aim to ... Read more
Society Chair, Beth will be delivering a talk on John Hampden to the Croxley Green U3A History Section at the Croxley Royal British Legion Hall, 161-163 Watford Road, Croxley Green, WD3 3ED. The talk will begin around 2.30 pm. A small charge will be made for non-members.
Dr Larminie will be sharing with us her most recent research about the Parliaments of the 1640s. She is a Senior Research Fellow at the History of Parliament Trust and the Assistant Editor of House of Commons 1640-1660. You can register for access to this Zoom event by following this link: Zoom talk by Dr ... Read more
The Society Treasurer, Sam Hearn will give a talk, on 22nd March 2023, in St Nicholas Church, Church Road, Ickford HP18 9HZ , starting at 7.30 pm. The £10 entrance fee will also include a glass of wine. Members of the public are welcome, no booking required.
● Dinner to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Society's foundation ● And the 380th of the Battles of Brentford and Turnham Green ● The Battlefields Memorial Project - an update ● Going Loco - the John Hampden electric locomotive ● The Society's Risk Register ● Obituary of Dr Paul Hooper ● Book Review 'God's Vindictive Wrath' by Charles Cordell ● Comparing the Houbraken and Walker portraits of JH ● Book Review of 'Clarendon and Battle of Chalgrove' by Derek Lester