Heritage Walk: Around the Kennet & Avon Canal17 April 14:30
A circular walk led by Phil Wood, taking in the Market Place, Newbury Wharf, Victoria Park, Newbury Lock, West Mills and St Nicolas Church during which we cover Newbury’s history from the Domesday Book to the modern day. Pubs, breweries, almshouses, non-conformity, trade and, of course, the church and canal.
Phil researches, writes and lectures on the history of Newbury and family history. He is President of the Newbury District Field Club (the town’s local history society); his particular interests are the pubs and breweries of Newbury and the war memorials of West Berkshire.
Monday 17th April, 2.30pm
Meet outside the Corn Exchange, Newbury
£5 adults, £4 concessions, under-16s free
Tickets available from the Corn Exchange 0845 5218 218 firstname.lastname@example.org or online using the link below (online booking fees apply.