Colyton Parish History Society

Colyton lamp post Restored Saxon Cross

The attendance fee for the evening talks, with refreshments
 is £2 for members and £4 for non-members

All talks start at 7.30

2020 CPHS Programme of Meetings for 2020  
 Wed 22 Jan

 New Year Social Evening will include updates on
'The Further Adventures of Henry Pitman'

Andy Stephenson,

and 'Sir Thomas Gates'

by Sarah Charman and John Dover

Town Hall
Wed 26 February

'WW2 East Devon Auxiliary Units Highly Secret! – The Untold Story'

presented by Coleshill House Research Team

which will be preceeded by the Annual General Meeting


Colyford Memorial Hall
Wed 25 March

 Talk Cancelled Due To Ongoing Corona Virus Pandemic

'The Pilgrim Fathers'

by Mrs Carrie Southwell, Mayflower Society, USA

and ‘New World Adventurers’

by Sarah Charman and John Dover

Colyton Town Halll
 Wed 22 April

Talk Cancelled Due To Ongoing Corona Virus Pandemic

'The Hanseatic League – European Trade with the
West Country during 12th – 16th Century

by Brian Norris

Colyford Memorial Hall
 Wed 23 September

 'Black People in 16th and 17th Century Pre
Colonial England

by Peter Lacey

Colyton Town Hall
 Wed 28 October

 Archive Film Show 'Austerity to Affluence in Post
War Britain'

by Greenpark Archives

Colyford Memorial Hall
 Wed 25 November

 'A Lost Chapel in Colyton'

by John Torrance

Colyton Town Hall

Town History walks and talk   Please click the Guided Walks button.

Guided History Walks around Colyton

Even locals can discover what's behind some walls and how
architectural features can unlock the history of buildings.
Learn more about our historic monument with Saxon origin.


The walks start from the car park at 2pm

and are £3.00 per person, under 16 free


Walks will be every Thursday from 6th April till 28th September inclusive


Specially arranged group walks can be arranged throughout the year.

Do pass on the word to friends elsewhere and tell any

organisations you think could be interested.

Contact for this is Jane on 552514 or Pam on 33406.


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