Brigg Amateur Social Historians (BASH)
Tue 4th Oct '16 - SISTERS OF THE TSAR
A well informed illustrated talk by Marilyn Roberts which covered the struggles and tragedies of Tsar Nicholas's sisters Xenia and Olga prior to the Russian Revolution and events after. An example was the struggle of Olga who had to flee Denmark with her husband during the Second World War and ended up in Canada living a life as an ordinary citizen.
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.
Sun 1st Nov '15 - HALLOWEEN GHOST WALK
Another successful Ghost Walk starting from the White Horse describing ghostly sightings along the route.