Brigg Amateur Social Historians (BASH)
Tue 20th Sep '16 - BASH AGM starts 7.30 pm
Chair: Pat Parkinson Vice Chair: Brian Denison Secretary: Stewart Melton Treasurer: Denise Torpey Other Committee Members: Caroline Sharp, Jean Neall,
Josie advised that Bash has had a very successful year and attendances have risen. The qualities of the Guest Speakers has been high and had a variety of topics. The Committee had a visit to Scawby Hall and a day out to Gunby Hall.
The new Bash year started well with an illustrated talk on Coaching Memories and we have topics covered until the Christmas/New Year break.
Tue 6th Sep '16 - COACHING MEMORIES
A very interesting illustrated talk by Eric Houlder recreating the era of the Stage Coach and Coaching Inn on the old Great North Road. He also covered the demise of the Stage Coach due to the advent of the railways. He had some interesting anecdotes of the time comparing it to modern times
Sun 1st Nov '15 - HALLOWEEN GHOST WALK
Another successful Ghost Walk starting from the White Horse describing ghostly sightings along the route.