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The Hinckley Group meets at

St. John’s Church Centre,

351, Coventry Road, Hinckley, LE10 0NF.

Click the address to see a Google Maps location of the centre.

Doors open at 7.00 pm

Meetings Start at 7.30 pm

Tea and Coffee available

The 2018 meetings programme

December 6

Xmas Social and ‘Bring and Tell’

The 2019 meetings programme

January 3

John Flower, the Leicester Artist - a talk about the man whose paintings document the disappeared buildings of town and county by Neil Finn

February 7

AGM followed by Group Questions & Answers Session

March 7

Life in 17th Century Hinckley & Burbage at talk by Hugh Beavin

April 4

The Leicestershire Regiment and Ladysmith - a Boer War talk by Robin Jenkins

May 9

Clipperton: The Families, the People, the Treasure Island a talk by Suzanne Mountain

June 2

Tithe Maps - VISIT - Meet at Warwickshire County Record Office, CV34 4JS, from 7pm for a 7:30pm start NOTE: Places are limited on this visit. Please book in advance (either at a meetings or by email


August 1

The Origins and Decline of Leicester's Trams - a talk by Malcolm Riddle

September 5

Power in the Landscape: The Grey and Hastings Families in Leicestershire a talk by Katie Bridger

October 3

Who Do We Think We Were? (DNA talk) a talk by Professor Mark Jobling


November 7

Britons, Saxons, Vikings - Who are the English? A talk by Marianne Whiting


December 5

Xmas Social and 'Bring and Tell'

Meetings of the LRFHS