Latest Past Events
GWR Factory Trail Poster for 2022 rev 1
Sara Kinsey, head of archives at Nationwide, will tell us the story of how building societies began and how they helped to build the streets that many of us live on today. She will also talk about setting up the archives at Nationwide and bring along some examples of records from their archives.
This video presented by our member Mike Benson gives an insight into the changes in the town since the early 1950's. The Railway and other industries are featured as well as the old Railway Museum on Farringdon Road. Free refreshments are included in the cost.