David Peacock leads a walk along Northbrook Street to the Clock Tower, to talk about Newbury during the coaching era, and the Speenhamland System. Along the way it take sin a range of historic buildings including Camp Hopson and Jack of Newbury's house.
David Peacock researches, writes and lectures on the history of the Newbury area. He is the author of 'The History of Newbury' (2011), has written for local newspapers, taught evening classes, and given talks to many clubs and sociaties.
Each walk has limited spaces, lasts about one and a half hours and must be booked beforehand at the Corn Exchange (address below) Tel: 0845 5218 218. Tickets £5.