‘Kington Then And Now’ by Dave Latham
Saturday 13 April at 7.30 pm
Dave Latham will present photographs of Kington and its environs from the early days of photography - as far back as the late 19th century - to the present day.
These will show Kington’s people, industries, organisations, public houses, markets, events, road and rail transport, shops, schools and celebrations. More…
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The Assassination of the archbishop by william moyle
Following the launch of William Moyle's book The Assassination of the Archbishop: Thomas Becket and the European Stage on May 12th at Huntington Church, signed copies of the book are available to purchase here below.
The Assassination of the Archbishop is a story of ambition, power, excitement, disasters, corruption, betrayals, exile, battles with his king, Henry II and his beautiful wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. The chapters make a riveting thriller of medieval times ending with the final legendary night on December 29th 1170, when as Archbishop, Becket bravely walks into Canterbury Cathedral, only to be slain by the four knights of Henry II.