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Over 60s: Season ticket Spring 2018

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Abington Park Museum

Park Avenue South

Northampton

NN1 5LW

United Kingdom

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Over 60s: Season ticket Spring 2018

10.30-11.30am

£15 Season Ticket for all six talks

Includes refreshments

Location: Abington Park Museum


Thursday 18 January: Privies

Speaker: Chris Bazeley

A global look at how toilets began, the development of the British privy, methods of disposal and development of the toilet as we know it today.


Thursday 1 February: Watling Street

Speaker: Anthony Poulton

The famous 'Roman Road' of Watling Street is much more than a road. This talk will explore why it was a road several hundred years before the Roman Empire even existed.


Thursday 22 February: Any Old Iron

Speaker: Jon-Paul Carr

The History of the Butlin family of Northampton and their furnaces in Wellingborough

Thursday 8 March: A Northamptonshire Hero – Lt William Rhodes-Moorhouse VC RFC

Speaker: Enid Jarvis

Discover the exciting story of the first airman to be awarded the Victoria Cross in the early days of the Royal Flying Corps.

Thursday 22 March: Northampton Curiosities

Speaker: Helen Crabtree

Northamptonshire curiosities including a church with a lighthouse on its tower, a toll house in a dead end street and a three-seater privy.


Thursday 19 April: Amy Johnson

Speaker: Roy Smart

The story of this magnificent woman and her flying machines. Triumphs, disasters, highs and lows. Her calamitous marriage to The Flying Scotsman and the mystery of her disappearance one winter’s Sunday.

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Northampton

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