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Viking Leicestershire

Former County Archaeologist, Peter Liddle looks at the history of the Vikings in Leicestershire through the archaeology that has been uncovered.

 

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Thursday 18th February  7.30pm start

 

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Mosses and Liverworts

 

Steve Woodward will be talking to the Friends of Charnwood Museum about these fascinating natural wonders, explaining what they are, how they live and local examples.

 

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Thursday 18th March 7.30 pm start

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The Role of the Barber Surgeon in the Wars of the Roses

Battlefield guide Eddie Smallwood brings his entertaining talk about the Barber Surgeon through some of the key battles within the Wars of the Roses, not to be missed!

 

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Wednesday 21st April 7.30pm start

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The Alexandra Bedspread, a Hidden Gem

Join the Friends of Charnwood Museum as Deborah Moxom tells the story the of the Alexandra bedspread, its place in fundraising for the building of the Carillon Tower and stories behind some of the signatures on it.

 

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Thursday 20th May 7.30pm start

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Iron Age Living, Food and Cooking

Rosemary Gibson takes us through what it was like to live during the Iron Age with a particular focus on food and cooking.

 

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Thursday 17th June 7.30pm start

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Animal Magic and the Horse Burials at Broughton Lodge

Michèle Saunders will speak on the excavations of an Anglo-Saxon cemetery at Broughton Lodge and, the rare finding of horse burials.

 

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Thursday 17th June 7.30pm start

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