City of Lincoln Branch Programme

City of Lincoln Branch Programme 2024-25

Branch contact: enquiries to Prof. Jamie Wood

Venue: All talks start at 6.15pm and take place at the Brayford Pool Campus of the University of Lincoln. Specific details of locations of the talks can be found on the booking page, accessible here:

Cost: talks are free to national HA members, teachers and students, and to staff and students of the University of Lincoln and Bishop Grosseteste University.

Associate membership £20 per year. Visitors £4.

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Monday 23rd September 2024

Adam Cartwright

Good Honest Tales: A history of Batemans brewery 


Monday 7th October 2024

Michele Vescovi (Lincoln)

The sacred landscape of the Camino to Santiago


Monday 4th November 2024

Sam Shave (Lincoln)

The Work and Rebellions of Workhouse Chaplains 


Monday 18th November 2024

Richard J. Evans (Cambridge)

Hitler’s People: The Faces of the Third Reich (City of Lincoln HA branch Tenth Anniversary Lecture)


Monday 2nd December 2024

Philip Hamlyn-Williams

Vehicles to Vaccines – what happened to British manufacturing since 1951 


February 2025

Shahmima Akhtar (Birmingham)

Exhibiting Irishness: Empire, Race and Nation, c.1850-1970 (exact date tbc)


Monday 10th March 2025

Clive Ashman

Mysteries of the Missing Mosaid: A Misplaced Milestone (joint lecture with Classical Association Lincolnshire branch) 


Monday 7th April 2025

Duncan Wright (Newcastle)

"They are devils who dwell here": Crowland as a sacred landscape (joint lecture with Classical Association Lincolnshire branch)  


Monday 12th May 2025

Kate Peters (Cambridge)

“Threshing among the people”: Quaker print culture and local encounters in the English revolution