You are Invited to a
Sunday 19th May 2019
3pm to 5pm
in the Grange Room
The Forest Centre, Marston Vale, Bedfordshire
Details of the venue are at:
www.marstonvale.org. Post code is: MK43 0PR
This is a country park and nature reserve surrounding a former brick pit and there are ample opportunities for a walk.
RSVP to Brian Kerr (077-369-11-508; firstname.lastname@example.org)
Brian needs to know numbers so please let him know if you are going to attend.
Eventispress are proud to announce the on line launch of Brian Kerr’s sequel to An Unassuming County ~ The Making of the Bedfordshire Countryside called:
A Certain Degree of Magnificence: People in the Bedfordshire Landscape
Available on Amazon worldwide.
It is currently available in paperback form in the UK for £17.99. Follow the link here: Amazon.co.uk
About the book:
‘A Certain Degree of Magnificence’ traces the landscape history of Bedfordshire, highlighting the impact individuals have had on the countryside – whether they worked the land to make a living or simply improved the landscape. The chapters trace Bedfordshire’s history from the most recent ice age to the present, covering the invasions of the Romans and Danes, the arrival of the plague in the Middle Ages, and enclosure in the eighteenth century. The landowners and landscape gardeners feature, such as Capability Brown and Humphry Repton. ‘
‘A Certain Degree of Magnificence’ will be officially launched o 26th May 2019, after it will also be possible to order the book from bookshops, where it is not in stock. (More details of the launch shortly)