History Society

Category: Societies

Enstone History Society

Enstone History Society runs a series of events throughout the year. Currently, the membership stands at around 65 but new members are always welcome. The annual subscription is £15.00 per person. The treasurer would be grateful if members could pay by Bacs or give money or a cheque to a member of the committee as soon as possible. For those paying by Bacs, details of our bank account are: account Enstone History Society, sort code 20-03-84; account number 23443361

Please contact either John Pritchard or Julia Boardman if you would like to join. There are six committee members who run the society.

Committee Members:

  • John Pritchard – 01608 678175 – email: Chairman
  • Anne Francis – 01608 678820 – email: Secretary
  • Julia Boardman – 01608 677627 – email: Treasurer
  • Carol Geare – Newsletter Editor
  • Brian Pennington
  • Pam Foxhall

For the History Society Newsletter click here: Newsletter January 2023

Click here for a link to The Oxfordshire Local History Association (OHLA)

Meetings unless otherwise advised will be at St Kenelm’s church starting at 6.30 for 7pm. Members can bring guests for a payment of £6 which includes a drink and sandwiches.

Programme for 2024:

  • 3th January:  Christmas party at The Manor House, Church Enstone.
  • 12th March:  Thomas Willement 1786 – 1871: Stained Glass Artist to George 1V and Special Advisor on Stained Glass to Queen Victoria.: Priscilla Frost.
  • 4th April:  A Study in Stone. The Geology of Oxford University: Nina Morgan.
  • 15th May:  Rembrandt’s Eyes: Anthony Benn
  • 18th June:  Not Just Napoleon and Jane Austen: Lesser Known Weird and Wonderful Memories from 1815: Melanie King.
  • 17th July:  Traditional picnic at St. Kenelm’s church.
  • September:  Details to be advised
  • October:  Details to be advised
  • November:  Details to be advised

We look forward to seeing you all at our various events in 2024.



  • Contact Info :

  • History Society Secretary: T: 01608 678820, E: