Activity Group:

Aspects of History


We are a small, friendly group interested in all aspects of life in past civilisations. These range from Ancient History to the more modern eras. We have presentations from members, watch DVDs etc. All welcome.

Where and when

We meet in the Desborough Town Football Club lounge at 2 pm on the fourth Thursday of the month.

Contact details

Ernie Parsons 01536 760141


Aspects of History – July 2022

We began several years ago as an “Ancient History” group but as our definition of “ancient” grew somewhat, we decided to broaden our remit. We have looked at a huge range of topics relating to different aspects of history: both ancient and modern; British and worldwide. These are selected by our small but enthusiastic group … Read more

Aspects of History – Next meeting 28th April

We have resumed our small and friendly monthly meetings at 2 pm in the  Desborough Town Football Club lounge (Braybrooke Road, Desborough); We shall then conclude looking at “The Stuarts in Exile” and have a short account of their late C19 followers, ”The White Rose Society.“ All welcome. Please contact Ernie on 01536 760141 for … Read more