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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE 7th AUGUST 2020

  HHS PROGRAMME: UPDATED MESSAGE 7th AUGUST 2020 The Physic Garden has reopened.  Please practice recommended Social distancing while in the garden. Given the continued public health emergency your Committee... Read more »

Bill Palmer slide collection

Some time ago HHS acquired the Bill Palmer collection of photographs and slides.  Our Film Archivist, Sam Hallas has made many of the images available online through his YouTube channel. ... Read more »

Hitchin Journal – new article available to read

The Hitchin Journal has been published regularly since the Society’s founding in 1977.  Feeling it is a shame that the early articles (history themselves, now) are not readily available, the... Read more »

PHYSIC GARDEN OPEN AGAIN !!!

From 1 July, the Physic Garden is once again open to the public.  It is essential that guidelines on social distancing are practiced by all visitors to the garden. Images... Read more »

Two obituaries: Laurie Hughes, HHS Stalwart and David McNamee, Physic Gardener

We are sad to announce the death of Laurie Hughes, after a short illness, on 6th May, aged 90. Laurie was an active member of Hitchin Historical Society from its... Read more »

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