Walk: Newbury History Walk27 August 14:30
Monday 27 August (Bank Holiday Monday) | 2.30pm
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 Wood 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.
Each walk lasts 1 hour. Meet outside the Corn Exchange.
Adults £5, concessions £4, under 16’s go free. Tickets are available from the Corn Exchange 0845 5218 218 www.cornexchangenew.com