Tuesday 4th November: ‘The Impact of Developer Funding on the Investigation and Recording of Archaeology in Hertfordshire’, by Dr. Isobel Thompson, Historic Environment Record Officer, Hertfordshire County Council. Letchworth Free Church (small hall), Gernon Rd, 8pm.

Friday 14th November: ‘Stepping into Britain: the first humans in East Anglia and Northern Europe’, by Dr. Nick Ashton, Curator, Dept. of Prehistory of Europe, British Museum. Flitton Church hall, 7.30pm. Entrance charge of £5 in aid of St John the Baptist church.

Tuesday 2nd December: Members’ evening, wine and cheese buffet. £3 a head. Letchworth Free Church (small hall), 8pm. Mark Stevenson, Planning Adviser, English Heritage, will give a presentation on the Thames Tideway Tunnel Project (Bazalgette Phase 2).

Tuesday 20th January 2015: ‘Norton Henge and the Neolithic of East Letchworth’, by Keith Fitzpatrick-Matthews, NHDC Archaeology Officer. Letchworth Free Church (small hall), 8pm.

February 2015: Site Visit to Ravensburgh Castle Iron Age Hillfort, Hexton. A guided tour will be led by Patrick Ashley-Cooper, the landowner, and Gil Burleigh.


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