Peace Celebrations, High Street 1919
Coronation Day, Market Place, 1911
Royal and Ancient Order of Buffaloes treat
Highworth Festival Float, 1945 - 50
Highworth Band, High Street, 1950
Highworth band, Jubilee Celebrations 1935
Highworth's cycle speedway team
Cycle Speedway, Highworth
Festival of Britain 1951
Meet of the Vale of White Horse hounds
Highworth Carnival 1953
 
 

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Our Next Monthly Guest Speakers

November 25th 2019
'The Highworth and Swindon Poor Law Union' by Paul Wilkins.
Highworth was the key to the development of the Union.
The Workhouse for the Union was in Cricklade Road.

Prices for Lectures:
Members: Free of charge
Visitors: £3.00.

Upcoming Events

HISTORY ROOM OPEN DAY
Highworth Community Centre
9th November 2019.
10am till 4pm.
The history of Highworth schools from the early 19th century to the present day.
Plus a chance to bowse through our extensive photograph collection.

Check here for details on all upcoming events.

Your Help Wanted

If you have any information, documents or photographs regarding the history of Highworth and surrounding villages and are willing for us to include them on this website we would love to hear from you.

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