Ayton Local History Society

Programme

The programme of talks for 2022/23 is shown below. Everyone is welcome to attend either by joining for an annual membership of £7 or by paying for individual talks at £3 each. Apart from April, all are held on the last Tuesday of the month in Ayton Community Hall, starting at 7.30pm.

2022

September 27th

The Eyemouth Fish Teind Riots of 1861

Norrie McLeish

 

October 25th

Lost Churches of the Borders

Kenneth McLean

 

November 29th

Irregular Border Marriages

Linda Bankier

 

2023

January 31st

Louisa Waterford and the mystery of the Labyrinth

Jac Kurio

 

February 28th

Are we nearly there yet? - distance markers, maps, early measurement systems and great journeys in Scotland

Bruce Keith

 

March 28th

(AGM)

Berwick Boyhood between the Wars

Elisabeth Wilson

 

April 25th

Visit to Paxton House including the restored waterwheel