BLHN Conference 2023


Our thanks to all those that attended this entertaining and informative conference. Special thanks to all those that presented, provided stands, organised and assisted.

The conference confirmed the value of the local list and recognised the effort put in by Bucks Council staff and many volunteers to nominate (over 3000 nominations), visit, assess and approve the list.

You can see the evolving list Here

Summer Outing – Seer Green/Jordans July 2024

A series of walks around Seer Green, Hodgemoor Woods  and Jordans 

Led by Nigel and Janet RothwellBAS outings July 2024

Saturday 20th July, 10.00-12.00 and 14.00-16.00 – Seer Green –  The Seer Green walks are each about 2.5km, mostly pavement, but some short stretches of woodland path.
 
Sunday 21st July, 10.00-13.00 and 14.00-17.00 – Hodgemoor WoodsThe Hodgemoor walk is on rougher woodland paths, which can be muddy if wet, and is about 3.5km
 
Saturday 27th July, 10.00-12.30 and 14.00-16.30 – Jordans –  The Jordans walks are each about 2.5km, mostly pavement, but some short stretches of woodland path, and has one field stile.
 
The walks are arranged as part of the CBA ‘Festival of Archaeology’ and are also advertised on their web site.  Each walk is limited to 20 people. There is a charge of £5 for non BAS members
More details and booking for each walk can be found Here
 

BAS AAG evening meetings

Thursday 9th May 2024 19:30
Signposts from the Past; Etymology of local Place Names

Speaker Matt Carroll (LBDAHS)

Etymology
Unravelling the past through place names.

 

 

 

Register for this meeting Here if you want to attend via zoom, otherwise please come to the Museum.

We will open the Museum (back gate) at 19:00.

 

BAS AGM and Saturday Lecture

Saturday May 11th, 2:00pm AGM and 2:45pm Lecture

AGM, 
BAS President:
Julian Hunt

Meeting agenda published in the 2024 Spring Newsletter

Recent investigations at Grims Ditch,
Speaker: Lucy Lawrence (BCAS)

Chiltern ditchLucy will update us on the results of excavations by HS2 (2021/22) and further geophysics by YAC members on this extensive (but enigmatic) Chilterns monument in 2023.

 

 

The AGM will start at 14:00 and the lecture will start after the AGM (circa 14:45) all on the same Zoom session.

This AGM and Lecture will be in the Learning Zone at Discover Bucks Museum (Aylesbury) and will be streamed from there.

Please come to the Discover Bucks Museum or Register now for the online lecture Here  (We will email the Zoom meeting invitation to you).