Local History Exhibition - Idmiston
Explore "Bygone Idmiston and the Bourne Valley", a local history exhibition featuring archive photographs and oral histories from residents of days gone by.
A local history exhibition entitled "Bygone Idmiston and the Bourne Valley" will be held in All Saints' Church, Idmiston between the 15th and the 17th September 2017.
This exhibition has been produced put by local volunteers to demonstrate the rich history of All Saints. It features stories from and of distinguished citizens and everyday agricultural workers of the village from yesteryear, plus other items marking seismic events such as the coming of the railway. There will be a host of archive photographs on display, plus drawings from the local school which opened in the village in 1869. A ‘Time Capsule’ box will be filled throughout the event alongside a ‘Reminiscence book’ for people to share their memories.