Buckinghamshire Branch Programme

Branch Programme

By Terry Bloxham

Hon Secretary: Terry Bloxham

All meetings begin at 8pm (unless otherwise stated in the programme) at Friends’ Meeting House, Rickford’s Hill, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP20 2RT

Buckinghamshire Branch Website: http://buckshistoricalassociation.org.uk/

For any enquiries about Buckinghamshire Branch meetings, please email: secretary@buckshistoricalassociation.org.uktelephone: 01296 708926


PROGRAMME 2018 - 2019


17 October 2018 (AGM at 7:30 p.m.)

Winston Churchill’s Toyshop

Speaker: Gordon Rogers, independent researcher and speaker


21 November 2018

Portraits of Mussolini: Italian Art and Propaganda under Fascism         

Speaker: Prof Giuliana Pieri, Royal Holloway, University of London


19 December 2018 (Preceded by the Christmas social at 7.15)

Beyond 'The Immortal Hour':  the life and music of Rutland Boughton

Speaker: Ian Rutland Boughton, baritone and Rutland Boughton Music Trust


16 January 2019

The Virgin Mary in British Tradition (to be confirmed)

Speaker: Dr Sarah Jane Boss, Centre for Marian Studies, University of Roehampton


20 February 2019             

‘Pastor Pastorum’: the papacy of St Gregory the Great

Speaker: Rev Douglas Dales, Parish Priest, Diocese of Oxford


20 March 2019

The Lawrence Brothers and the Indian Mutiny

Speaker: Tom Shannon, Oxford Metrics plc and Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum


17 April 2019

Anglo-American marital relations from the 19th century to the GI war brides

Speaker: Prof Kathleen Burk, University College London


15 May 2019

On the making of Roman mosaics (title tbc)

Speaker: Will Wootton, Lecturer in Roman Art, King’s College London


22 June 2019

SUMMER Afternoon Event: West Wycombe village        

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