Buckinghamshire Branch Programme

Buckinghamshire Branch Programme 2021-22

Meetings are being held on Wednesdays at 8.00 pm online through Zoom

Register your interest at: secretarybucksha@gmail.com






20 OCT

Dr Edward Hicks, University of Oxford

Spencer Perceval: The Life and Times of Britain’s Only Assassinated Prime Minister

(preceded by the AGM at 7:35)


17 NOV

Dr Amrita Shodhan, Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS University of London

NOVDecolonising the Partition of British India, 1947


15 DEC

Cathy Haill, Curator of Popular Entertainment, Victoria & Albert Museum

Pantomime, a Peculiarly Form of British Entertainment (title tbc)





19 JAN

Prof Jane Humphries, Emeritus Prof of Economic History, Oxford University

Economic Growth and Welfare (title tbc)


16 FEB

Prof Richard English, Professor of Politics, Queen’s University Belfast

The IRA and the Partition of Ireland: Violence, Legacies and Possibilities


16 MAR

Dr Jane Harrison, Dept for Continuing Education, University of Oxford

Moated Manors and Deserted Medieval Villages; changing settlement in the Appleton area, Oxfordshire


20 APR

Dr Susan Kilby, Centre for English Local History, Univ of Leicester

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: the Romanesque Capitals of St Kyneburgha’s Church, Castor, Northamptonshire, and the Local Landscape


18 MAY

Mark Gorman, Independent Researcher

Popular Protest and the Preservation of Open Spaces in Victorian London


JUNE Mid-Summer Afternoon Event: Linslade Church and its restored medieval wall paintings, led by Dr Richard Gem

(2-5 Further details will be forthcoming in the year)


Admission to meetings is free to full and associate members of the Historical Association.

Visitors and Students WELCOME and donations of £3 appreciated

Please contact secretary for bank transfer details or post to below


Associate membership of the Branch is £12 for the year from October 2021.

Please pay by standing order, bank transfer (contact for details) or by cheque, payable to Historical Association-Bucks Branch, with the slip below (and s.a.e. if you want a receipt).



To: Terry Bloxham (Hon Secretary), 138 High Street, Aylesbury, HP20 1RB

Tel: 01296 708926      E-mail: secretarybucksha@gmail.com