All talks are usually held on the first Wednesday of each month, at 7.30 pm in Lyddington Village Hall unless stated in red.

All are welcome at our meetings, non-members £2, members £1, children free.


Diary 2018




Wednesday Feb 7th 

John Morison -  St Morrell of Hallaton and the discovery of a chapel of pilgrimage

Wednesday March 7th 

Maggie Ashcroft - West Deeping and the how and why of constructing the Stamford Canal

Wednesday April 4th in St Andrew’s Church, Lyddington

AGM followed by Bob Trubshaw - Project Gargoyle

Wednesday May 2nd 

Elizabeth Hurren - Land Agents

Wednesday June 6th at

Wrest Park, Silsoe, Bedfordshire

Visit to Wrest Park: 11am Garden, 2pm EH Collections

English-Heritage Members free, Adults £10.40, Concessions (students with official student card and over 60s)£9.40

Wednesday July 4th 

Malcolm Deacon - The Buildings of Sir Thomas Tresham: 1545 – 1605

Wednesday Aug 1st 

Rosemary Canadine – The Reeve of Lyddington who went to war for Henry VIII

Wednesday Sept 5th 

Rex Sly – Fenland farming / the history of Car Dyke, the largest Roman artefact in England

Wednesday Oct 10th  

Alan Crosby – Civil War and the Commonwealth in Rutland

Wednesday Nov 7th 

Clair Buchanan – Men and women of Rutland who died in the First World War

Wednesday Dec 5th 

Church & Community Project – update by members