Our first Summer day school will be held on Friday 3rd July 2015, at Beauvale Priory, Moorgreen, Notts NG16 2AA.
Starting at 9.30am, the day will include a guided tour of the Priory by owner Ann Whyte, and a unique opportunity to see the Beauvale Priory Cartulary, recently transcribed & privately published
There will also be two illustrated talks
- Remains above ground – an overview of Nottinghamshire’s mediaeval religious houses
- The history of mining in DH Lawrence country
and a choice of two guided walks around the area, led by local historians – one of about 4.5 miles, one about 2 miles (Suitable footwear and clothing will be essential)
Complementary tea/coffee, morning and afternoon will be provided.
A delicious lunch in the Priory tea room (not included in the price) can be ordered on arrival.
Numbers are strictly limited and prior booking is essential.