Welcome to the Warwickshire Local History Society

Next Event: Tuesday 17 October 2017 (please note date --amended from programme card).  An evening lecture by Adam Busiakiewicz, art historian-- Sir Fulke Greville: collector, builder, gardener and Warwickshire man.

Our autumn programme starts with a  talk on this important but enigmatic local figure, famous for having rescued Warwick Castle from ruin. The talk will draw on recent archival evidence to explore  Fulke Greville’s career, material world and Warwickshire connections.

 Tuesday 21 November 2017: Members’ Evening: We will hear several short presentations --

Alec Ross: Visualising Local History: the 1910-15 Valuation Survey in Stretton-on-Dunsmore.

Stewart Fergusson: 'The Factious Citie of Coventry’: Crisis and Change in the 17th Century.

Professor Ronnie Mulryne: The Stratford Guildhall and Shakespeare's Schoolroom.

Saturday 25 November 2017: pre-Christmas outing to Salford Hall. See flyer for details: Christmas 2017

Further details: see downloadable list on 'Events' page or contact Neville Usher (see below).

A new cumulative Warwickshire Bibliography is available. See link on 'Publications' page;  please let us know of any errors or omissions. 

The winter lectures are free to WLHS members and members of affiliated Local History Societies. We now charge non-members £3.00 -- refundable on the night when joining the Society!

For enquiries and bookings for forthcoming events, contact Neville Usher, info@warwickshirehistory.org.uk, 01789 205043

Meetings from October to April 8.00pm,
with coffee from 7.30pm,
Friends Meeting House,
39 High Street, Warwick,
CV34 4AX
Link to Google Map of location

For the Society's programme see Events

The Society publishes a news bulletin twice a year, containing society news and a list of forthcoming local history lectures.
Read the latest Bulletin