Calendar

May
20
Wed
CANCELLED – President’s Lecture and Presentation of Goodliff Awards 2020 @ Huntingdon Town Hall
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the lecture and presentation of the Goodliff Awards for 2020 have been postponed and will be rescheduled for later in the year.

The Society’s President, Dr David Starkey will talk about ‘The Uses of History’ and present the Goodliff Awards for 2020.

More details to follow shortly

Jul
8
Wed
CANCELLED -Palace House Newmarket – Dr Steven Parissien @ Huntingdon Town Hall
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 9 @ 9:15 pm

Dr Steven Parissien will talk about the Palace House, Newmarket. More details about the talk will be provided shortly

This will be a ticketed event, joint with the Huntingdonshire History Festival

Dec
9
Wed
Society Christmas Social – Musical Evening from Edison Bell @ Zoom Meeting Room
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

This year the social restrictions imposed due to Covid19 mean we have to hold a virtual Christmas Social this year. Our Vice Chairman, David Cozens, will talk to us about the Edison Bell Company of Huntingdon and he promises to entertain us with a range of musical entertainment from his wide collection of historical 78rpm records and recordings. 

This is going to be an exciting look back at how we used to entertain ourselves with Festive music in the early 20th Century. I remember sitting down with my grandparents in their parlour with the wind up gramophone, listening to their collection of 78rpm records.

The details of how to access the Zoom Meeting will be published to all our members nearer the date. 

Look out for other virtual meetings in the New Year.