Articles with the tag: Places


LHG Calendar 2021

LHG Calendar 2021

We are pleased to announce that the Calendar for 2021 with 12 pictures of Royal Leamington Spa is now available. Calendars, complete with an envelope for posting, cost £5.00, and can be obtained from Anthony Eden. Gents hairdressers, 97 Clarendon Street, Leamington...
Woodbine Street, a Link to Local Information

Woodbine Street, a Link to Local Information

A few years ago, Jim Dean, of 6 Woodbine Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 5BG, put together a collection of sources for the history of Woodbine Street and he has now turned it into a more user-friendly website called “WikiWoodbine”. You can find it at...
Birth of a Spa Town

Birth of a Spa Town

  This is the first in what we hope will be a series of videos about the history of Leamington, celebrating the town’s rich history, engaging with other groups across the community in the process of story-telling, and helping share the knowledge of our local...
Our Walks Programme 2020 is POSTPONED

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 Distancing requirements the Leamington History Group Committee has decided to postpone all walks (including booked walks) until at...
Sherbourne Villa

Sherbourne Villa

Sherbourne Villa Once a large, elegant and detached building, Sherbourne Villa, stood on the corner of Sherbourne Terrace, Clarendon Street and Villiers Street. In 1938, planning permission was obtained to demolish the villa and replace with 4 houses: 17 and 17a...