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Buckinghamshire Local History Network EVENTS

THE 2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & FAIR

Buckinghamshire Land and People

will be held on Saturday 30 Septrmber 2017 at The Oculus in Aylesbury – the Aylesbury Vale District Council Offices – plus The Street exhibition space.

• First talk starts at 10am (doors open 9am).
• Displays by local societies
• The conference will finish around 4.15pm.

TALKS:

1: Who owned Buckinghamshire in 1798 ?
Speaker: Dr John Broad
editor of Records of Buckinghamshire

2: Buckinghamshire and Parliament 1820-1868
Speaker: Dr Peter Salmon
editor, History of Parliament

3: The continuing controversy on the origin of open fields and ridge and furrow
Speaker: Dr David Hall

4: From Tudor plaisaunces to Central Milton Keynes – discovering hidden gems of Bucks gardens
Speaker: Dr arah Rutherford
founding member of the Bucks Gardens Trust

5: Costing the earth – Bucks and English gardens since 1660
Speaker: Professor Sir Roderick Floud

6: Buckinghamshire's Turnpike Roads 1706-1881
Speaker: Peter Gulland

ATTENDANCE IS BY PRE-BOOKED TICKETS:
£15 without lunch (full-time students under 25 free), £20 with lunch.
Prices reflect the cost of hiring the Oculus purpose-built conference centre.

To book your place:
Print out the BLHN Booking Form 2017,
complete this and return it with your cheque to the address on the form,
or contact the society.