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Programme 2022
60th Anniversary Year


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Thu 20th October 2022
Changing Times
The impact of total war on Wiltshire 1939 – 1955
Presented by Local Studies Librarian Julie Davis

Thu 17th November 2022
AGM & Social Evening

 
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Thu 15th September 2022
Looking back at Melksham in the 1950s
Presented by a member of the committee
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Thu 21st July 2022
Coach to Bristol
with option of visit to Brunel Centre & SS Gt Britain or a four hour boat trip to the Suspension Bridge (picnic lunch needed) Departure 8 30 am King Street Car Park
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Thu 16th June 2022
Visit to Calne Heritage Centre
with optional guided walk 2 pm Arranged by Sue Boddington
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The Wilts & Berks Canal - Thu 17th March 2016
From Melksham to Pewsham
Presented by Chris Coyle

MELKSHAM AND DISTRICT HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION PRESENTS

THE WILTS AND BERKS CANAL
FROM MELKSHAM TO PEWSHAM.


A slide presentation by Chris Coyle on the history and preservation of the canal through Melksham.

Thursday 17th March
7.30pm Melksham Assembly Hall
All welcome, guests £3




Gallows Bridge was over the canal, where it crossed what is now Pembrook Road. The tree was for many years on the green in Lambourne Crescent.

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