BEDFORD
ARCHITECTURAL
ARCHAEOLOGICAL
& LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
WINTER 2017 / 2018

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Wednesday 17th September 2017. Annual General Meeting followed by
“The Great War through the Magic Lantern”, Kevin Varty (Local Collector, Milton Keynes).

Wednesday 11th October 2017.
“How Old is the Icknield Way?” Keith Fitzpatrick-Matthews
(Archaeology Officer, North Herts Museum). ------- book sale -------

Wednesday 8th November 2017.
Conservation Evening: “Conservation and The Future of the Civic Movement”
Ian Harvey (Civic Voice). Display & talk from BAALHS Conservation Committee.

Wednesday 13th December 2017.
“A Bookless Town – Bedford’s Libraries (1700-2017)” Bob Ricketts (President, BAALHS).
--------------------------------- seasonal refreshments during interval --------------------------------

Wednesday 10th January 2018.
“Flight Research at the Royal Aircraft Establishment (Bedford)”
Barry Tomlinson (Bedford Aeronautical Heritage Group).

Wednesday 14th February 2018.
“New Maps & Old: Changing Bedford”
Maurice Nicholson (British Library – Georeferencer).

Wednesday 14th March 2018.
“The History of Chicksands Priory” Julie Benson (Friends of Chicksands Priory).
---------------------------------- wine served during interval ----------------------------------

Wednesday 11th April 2018.
“Brickmaking in the Marston Vale”
David Szymanski (Ret’d MD, Hanson Building Products).

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