Surrey History Centre celebrates LGBT History Month 2015. LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans) History Month takes place every year in February and celebrates the lives and achievements of the LGBT community.
9.45 – 10.45am Professor Nigel Saul
Magna Carta and English history
10.45 - 11.45am Rob Poulton
A Landscape Transformed: Surrey in the Thirteenth Century
12.00 - 1.00pm Dr David Stone
The Economy and Society of the Runnymede Region in the age of Magna Carta
1.45 - 2.45pm Dr Naomi Sykes, University of Nottingham
People and Other Animals in the Age of Magna Carta
3.00 - 4.00pm Professor David Carpenter, King’s College, University of London
Magna Carta in the reign of Henry III (1216-1272): did it make a difference?
Come along to Guildford Museum and see David Williams, Surrey Finds Liaison Officer for the Portable Antiquities Scheme. For people with metal detectors and other finders of objects of archaeological interest. Second Saturday of each month 11am to 1pm at Guildford Museum 01483 444750
Why not join us at Surrey History Centre for an informal tour of the search room? This half hour informative tour includes an introduction to using the indexes and catalogues, how to explore the maps and library and how to order documents from the strong rooms. First Tuesday each month 10am to 10.30am. No need to book. Free of charge.
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