Programme of Events at LBDAHS

This is the current programme of events for LBDAHS. If you have any events that you would like us to add to the programme, please contact us at All talks are at Linslade Community Hall (St Barnabas), Waterloo Rd, LU7 2NR, starting at 8 pm unless otherwise advised. Everyone welcome. Visitors £3. Members Free.

21st April 2018

St Georges School "Happy & Glorious 65 years event" - 11 am to 2 pm at the Baptist Church Hall, Hockliffe Street

Photos of school pupils & staff over the years and memorabilia. Performance by the school choir & artwork on the theme of Coronation. Entrance free, refreshments and children's activities available. The Society will provide a display and stall.

9th May 2018

Buckinghamshire's Turnpike Roads 1706-1881 - Peter Gulland

Peter's recently published book "The Toll Roads of Buckinghamshire 1706 -1801" includes their connections with adjoining counties. He describes how these early roads were the start of the network we still use today.

12th September 2018

Buckinghamshire Diarists - Julian Hunt

An illustrated tour using the words of 17th-20th century writers. The talk will include a Leighton Buzzard diarist.

10th October 2018

Auctions and Antiques - by Evan Willison

Manager of Charles Ross Auctioneers, Woburn

9th January 2019

Crime in 19th Century Leighton Buzzard - Kathryn Faulkner, archivist, Bedford Record Office

Kathryn is also responsible for the LBO weekly series on WWI.

13th February 2019

Bletchley Park - Nick Hill

8th May 2019

Pitstone Museum - Dennis Trebble, museum secretary