Sign up now for the BLHN 'Buckinghamshire Towns' conference
12 April 2015
The subject of this year's Bucks Local History Network Conference will be 'Buckinghamshire Towns', with five speakers on the evolution of the county's towns from the 12th century to the 20th.
The one-day conference will be held on Saturday 26 September at The Oculus in Aylesbury.
See out BLHN Conference page for full details and an application form.
Lenborough Hoard talk, Sat 11 April, in Aylesbury
18 March 2015
The discovery of the largest hoard of silver Anglo-Saxon coins at Lenborough in north Bucks will be the subject of a talk at the County Museum in Aylesbury on Saturday 11 April.
The speaker will be Gareth Williams, a coin expert with the British Museum who is currently analysing the find. More than 5,000 coins were discovered by a metal-detector. The hoard was buried in a lead bucket two feet below the surface.
The talk, which will be free, is a late addition to the Society’s winter lecture series, and will be held in the Learning Zone of the County Museum, in Church Street, Aylesbury, starting at 2.30pm.
HS2: Heritage on the Line Conference - tickets now available
14 February 2015
The Conference, on Saturday 16 May at Weston Turville Village Hall, will be ticket-only, bought in advance. £10 conference-only, or £16 with a buffet lunch.
Tickets are available from:
• The front desk at the County Museum in Church Street, Aylesbury, or
• By post from Bucks Archaeological Society.
Click these links to see the full details:
• Heritage on the Line: A one-day conference on what the HS2 high-speed rail line would do to Buckinghamshire’s heritage
• Speakers and Conference timetable
• Get tickets now to ensure your place
• Full conference details