Preservation Trust News

Some interesting events coming up.
 
Wed 28 March, Town tidy up meeting. The Hub 7.30 pm, speakers John Potter and Simon McNeill-Ritchie
If you are interested in helping tidy up the town to keep it looking beautiful, then come down to the Hub to find out more – and please do let friends and neighbours know too. If you can’t attend, but are still interested in helping, please contact Derrick Hunt on derrickjohnhunt@gmail.com
 
Wed 18 April, The History of the Oil Industry in Southern England with Simon Kay. Priory Barn, 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm, £2 (all welcome)
Our next Trust talk is a must for anyone interested in our industrial heritage.
 
March/April, The Wiltshire Medieval Graffiti Survey project 
The Wiltshire Medieval Graffiti Survey project will be conducting a survey of the Tithe Barn, focusing on graffiti (scratchings on stone), folk art and other uses of stone.  This will be a formal, non-invasive photographic survey. The end product will be a report that will include a typology of symbols, location and a set of high-quality images.  Please feel free to visit the Tithe Barn to have a look at what the team is doing.  If you would like to take part on a more formal basis, please contact Tony Hack at tl.hack@virgin.net.  The team will be on site from 10-4 on the following days:
 
24- 25 March
6 – 7 April
13 – 14 April
20 April
27 – 28 April
 
Sunday 15 April, History walk – Keynsham
The latest update on the above:
Keynsham heritage tour, free to Trust members. Sunday 15 April. Leave BoA on 13.08 – arrive Keynsham 13.32 – depart Keynsham 17.17 – arrive BOA 17.39
 
Anyone interested, please contact Dee James: deejamy@yahoo.co.uk asap to allow for free travel passes to be arranged.

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