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stand-by-me at Christmas

At our Christmas event on 6 December, the raffle raised £65 for the charity “stand-by-me” which supports bereaved children, young people and their families in North Herts and Stevenage.  We... Read more »

Next Meeting: 27 February 2020, Verulamium: Busy Places and Empty Spaces

  The next meeting is an illustrated talk on Verulamium: Busy Places and Empty Spaces by Dr Kris Lockyear, Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Archaeology, UCL. The meeting will take... Read more »

Robert Frederic Ashby

Robert Frederic Ashby, the Librarian and Curator of Hitchin Library and Museum from 1938 to 1940 and from 1946 to 1950, has died aged 103. He was a Horsa glider... Read more »

“Sleepy Hollow” – a new slideshow of Hitchin’s history

The Reverend Robert Tebbutt was minister of Tilehouse Street Baptist Church in Hitchin Hertfordshire from 1966 until his death in 1975. Shortly before he passed away, he prepared an illustrated... Read more »

Perks & Llewellyn at N Herts Museum

Part of the Perks & Llewellyn chemist shop now on display at the North Herts Museum

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