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Buckinghamshire Local History Network
2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & FAIR


Uncovering the buried past beneath the HS2 rail line

will be held on Saturday 29 September 2018 at The Oculus in Aylesbury – the Aylesbury Vale District Council Offices – plus The Street exhibition space.

A full on-day conference of first-hand accounts from the archaeologists excavating ahead of the construction of the HS2 high-speed rail line across Buckinghamshire

BLHN Conference 2018 leaflet • First talk starts at 10am (doors open 9am).
• Displays by local societies
• The conference will finish around 4.30pm.

TALKS:

HS2 archaeology: The Buckinghamshire Perspective
Speaker: Eliza Alqassar
of Buckinghamshire Archaeology Service

The archaeology from an HS2 perspective
Speaker: Jay Carver, Lead Archaeologist for HS2

Discoveries along the line: Talk 1
Speaker: An HS2 field archaeologist

Discoveries along the line: Talk 2
Speaker: An HS2 field archaeologist

Discoveries along the line: Talk 3
Speaker: An HS2 field archaeologist

Discoveries along the line: Talk 4
Speaker: An HS2 field archaeologist

Buckinghamshire and the railways last time around
Speaker: Julian Hunt

Click to download and print leaflet

ATTENDANCE IS BY PRE-BOOKED TICKETS:
£15 without lunch (full-time students under 25 free), £20 with lunch.
Coffee, tea and fruit juice will be available free on arrival and at lunchtime.
Prices reflect the cost of hiring the Oculus purpose-built conference centre.


To book your place:
Print out the BLHN Booking Form 2018,
complete this and return it with your cheque to the address on the form,
or contact the society.