Other forthcoming events
Attached below are the events programmes for a range of archaeological societies in the East Midlands and immediately
beyond. Most of these societies’ events are open to non-members, although a small charge is sometimes made. Further
events are listed by date below.
The Home Front day school: Ravenshead village hall, Vernon Crescent, Ravenshead, Nottinghamshire, NG15 9BP
Saturday 25th October 2014, 9:30am — 4.15pm
This day school, hosted jointly by the Nottinghamshire Local History Association and the Thoroton Society, looks at life
and the wartime experience in Nottinghamshire. See below for further details.
Archaeological and Historical Bus Tours of Sherwood Forest: Friday 31st October 2014
Join Mercian Archaeological Services CIC’s team of expert archaeologists and historians aboard their 1967 classic
RouteMaster London Bus. The tour stops at places such as Rufford Abbey (to visit the site and stop for refreshments), the
Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve, King John’s Palace (with a site tour by Andy Gaunt) and Newstead (with a talk
by Peter Hammond).
The tour departs from Wellington Circus in Nottingham at 9:30am and returns by 17:30, depending on traffic. Tickets
cost £17.50 per person — make sure you book early. Click here to book your place.
Cicero and the Greeks: Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3, University of Leicester, Tuesday 4th November 2014, 5:30pm
Dr Kathryn Tempest (Roehampton) will be giving this year’s Buchan lecture, which will be followed by a drinks reception.
See below for further details.
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