Werrington Local History Group

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March meeting

Thomas Cook and the origins of popular tourism

Paul Smith

Paul shows how the ideas of one man eventually led to the growth of popular tourism as we know it today

5 March 2020

at 7.30pm

Werrington Parish Village Centre

All Welcome

Guests £3.00

Programme to October 2020

Werrington Local History Group

About WLHG

February meeting

Prostitution and Death in
Victorian Peterborough

Claire Richardson

This talk looks at how the poorest in society lived and died in the slums and back alleys of our city exposing the fascinating lives of penniless Peterborians in Victorian times.

February 6th 2020

at 7.30pm

Werrington Parish Village Centre

All Welcome

Guests £3.00

Programme to October 2020

Werrington Local History Group

About WLHG

November meeting

The Werrington Carnival
50 years of village fun

Lise Alexander-Smith and Julie Cox

Generations of Werrington Villagers have played a part in our annual Carnival and Parade and this year sees its fiftieth anniversary.
Lise and Julie take us through the History of the Carnival from humble beginnings to our very own “Mardi Gras”

7th November

at 7.30pm

Werrington Parish Village Centre

All Welcome

Guests £3.00

Programme  to October 2020