Author: Monica

Saint Marks Church

May 10th 2018 With the advent of the first light evening meeting of the year and the attendance was good. Our speaker for the evening was Mr Alan Peasgood Historian and archivist at St Marks. During the early 1800’s with the arrival of the railways Peterborough was a rapidly expanding City. Worship in the City […]

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The 2018 Charity Event

The 2018 Charity event was held  on April 25th in the beautifully restored historic Knights Chamber, part of the newly created Visitors and Learning centre in the Cathedral Precincts. Instead of the usual afternoon and evening performance we opted for just the one program in the afternoon.   The event was well attended and successful. […]

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Next Meeting. April 12th.

New buildings from old. An exploration of the process of redeveloping historic buildings to modern Homes Formed in 1987, by Bob Weston, Weston Homes Plc  is a building firm, from Takerley Essex, with over 30 years experience of new builds and redeveloping historic and listed buildings into contemporary ultra modern apartments for 21 century living. […]

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January Meeting 2018.

On a dark, damp January evening, the first meeting in the New Year of the Local History Society was well attended with several new members welcomed. Our Speaker was Peter Waszak MSc, a former School Librarian, a Local Author and Historian with several books to his credit and a Railway enthusiast. His talk this evening […]

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