Warwick Castle Planning Applications: a special Warwick Society meeting on Thursday 24 February at 19.00hrs

Warwick Castle has made two major planning applications to the District Council. Many already know of the proposals. One is to move, enlarge, and make permanent the overflow car park on part of Leafields, south-west of the Castle estate, and within the Grade A registered landscape of the Castle Park. The other is to build … More Warwick Castle Planning Applications: a special Warwick Society meeting on Thursday 24 February at 19.00hrs

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Programme update

We were very disappointed to have been unable to run events in January and February. Rest assured the committee has continued to meet, but it was not possible to finalise arrangements for a speaker for either the January or February dates.  We do have a speaker booked for Tuesday 08 March – Tim Clark on St Mary’s 1123 to … More Programme update

Some Announcements

Many members will have known Steven Wallsgrove. Sadly, Steven died unexpectedly, after a short illness, in Warwick Hospital on 19 October. His funeral will be held at the North Chapel, Oakley Wood Crematorium, at 1pm on Friday 19 November, with a reception afterwards at the Roebuck Inn, Smith Street, Warwick. Our Chairman reminds us that … More Some Announcements

Another chance to hear Emma Bromley

There is another chance to hear Emma Bromley’s talk about this remarkable manuscript. The Black Book of Warwick: Oligarchy, factionalism and urban politics in the Sixteenth Century Emma Bromley, B.A. (Hons), MRes; independent researcher. The ‘Black Book of Warwick’ is a fascinating and invaluable manuscript for understanding sixteenth-century urban politics.  In this talk, Emma Bromley … More Another chance to hear Emma Bromley