HOW WE USED TO LIVE
The How We Used To Live local history project encompasses talks, exhibitions and hands-on exploration of the past. Focusing upon people and houses in Allum Green, Bank, Blackwater, Emery Down, Gritnam and Swan Green it also encourages local inhabitants with long memories to reminisce about their lives.
Dates for 2017-2018 Evening Talks Programme are: 2017: 3 October, 7 November and 5 December; 2018: 6 February, 6 March, and 3 April. Details as follows:
3 October 2017
The life of working people in local Victorian market towns
by Stephen Ings
7 November 2017
The Archaeology of the Beaulieu area of the New Forest
by Frank Green
5 December 2017
The Changing 19th Century Forest
by Peter Roberts
Venue for all the above talks: Emery Down and Bank Village Hall, Emery Down
Entrance: £3; refreshments available.