Brigg Amateur Social Historians (BASH)
Tue 7th Nov '17 - THE CHRISTMAS TRUCE
Rod Fanthorpe's interesting illustrated talk about the unofficial 1914 Christmas Truce which involved the British and German Soldiers meeting up in "No Man's land" along some sectors of the Western Front. Rod also compared events that were happening back in Lincolnshire on the "Home Front" at Christmas.
Sun 22nd Oct '17 - BRIGG GHOST WALK
The Brigg Ghost walk was again a success with an attendance of over 40 split into 2 groups. Many people enjoyed listening to the stories of the Ghosts that have been seen and the haunting's as they walked around parts of the Town.
Tue 19th Sep '17 - B.A.S.H. AGM
Chair: Pat Parkinson Vice Chair: Brian Denison Secretary: Stewart Melton Treasurer: Denise Torpey Other Committee Members: Jean Neall, Caroline Sharp, Shirley Finney
There were no nominations received. All Committee Members both present and absent at the A.G.M., agreed to stand and all posts remain unchanged.
Pat stated that the quality of the Guest Speakers has remained high and she had received very favorable comments for them especially Rod fanthorpe and Marilyn Roberts. We still receive good attendance figures at each meeting. The Committee had a visit to Temple Newsam in July.