PROGRAMME FOR 2022:

Our talks are held at Desford Free Church, Chapel Lane, LE9 9GE. Our AGM is held on the 3rd Tuesday of January at 7.30pm and meetings are every other month thereafter. You can become a member for an annual fee of £15 or as a visitor pay £4 per meeting. For more information email: desford.history@gmail.com or send us a message via our contact page. 

MAY 17th

Plague, Pestilence & the Black Death in Leicester

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Speaker: Steve Baker 7.30pm Free Church

JULY 19th

The Archaeology & History of Board Games

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Speaker: Peter Liddle 7.30pm Free Church

Sept 20th

The Base Hospital (5th Northern General Hospital) in Leicester 1914-18

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Speaker: Robin Jenkins 7.30pm Free Church

JULY 2-3

Desford Heritage Festival

Desford Heritage Festival 2022

Sept 20th

Burning Passions: The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage in Leicestershire

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Speaker: Jess Jenkins 7.30pm Free Church

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