Virtual Leamington History Day, 26th September 2020

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday 26th September 2020: Virtual Leamington History Day Sadly our usual History Day will not take place this year.  In...

The Ironmen of Leamington – A Prize-Winning Book

On 6th July 2020 the Warwickshire Industrial Archaeology Society and the Leamington History Group are proud to announce that this is one...

Towards a Sequel

We are delighted at the success of our first video, “Birth of a Spa Town” -   https://leamingtonhistory.co.uk/birth-of-a-spa-town We wish...

Birth of a Spa Town

A short film telling the story of Leamington’s transformation from a small village to a thriving spa town in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the origins of Leamington’s spa industry, the creation of the Pump Rooms and the demise of the original baths in Old Town.

Our Walks Programme 2020 is POSTPONED

Our Free Guided Walks programme for 2020 was planned to start on Tuesday 16th June. However due to the Covid 19 pandemic and the Social...

Sherbourne Villa

Sherbourne Villa Once a large, elegant and detached building, Sherbourne Villa, stood on the corner of Sherbourne Terrace, Clarendon...

Virtual Leamington History Day, 26th September 2020

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday 26th September 2020: Virtual Leamington History Day Sadly our usual History Day will not take place this year.  In...

The Ironmen of Leamington – A Prize-Winning Book

On 6th July 2020 the Warwickshire Industrial Archaeology Society and the Leamington History Group are proud to announce that this is one...

Towards a Sequel

We are delighted at the success of our first video, “Birth of a Spa Town” -   https://leamingtonhistory.co.uk/birth-of-a-spa-town We wish...

Birth of a Spa Town

A short film telling the story of Leamington’s transformation from a small village to a thriving spa town in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the origins of Leamington’s spa industry, the creation of the Pump Rooms and the demise of the original baths in Old Town.

Our Walks Programme 2020 is POSTPONED

Our Free Guided Walks programme for 2020 was planned to start on Tuesday 16th June. However due to the Covid 19 pandemic and the Social...

Sherbourne Villa

Sherbourne Villa Once a large, elegant and detached building, Sherbourne Villa, stood on the corner of Sherbourne Terrace, Clarendon...

Coronavirus – All LHG Meetings Cancelled and a Project for YOU

All Meetings Cancelled but we have Projects for you . . . Please Note that all our Leamington History Group meetings at the Band Factory...

Leamington Spa Water Toffee

It was particularly poignant that it was on VE Day that I should be researching the life and work of Martin Stothart Moore, elected Mayor...

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Birth of a Spa Town

View our new short film about Leamington’s transformation from a small village to a thriving spa town in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the origins of Leamington’s spa industry, the creation of the Pump Rooms and the demise of the original baths in Old Town.

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