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Below are a selection of courses that we are running, based on the subject of the course you were looking for:
- Enjoying the Cotswolds
An introduction to the historical, geographical, social and political realities, of the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, so quintissentially English, with visits to key locations like Burford, Chipping Campden, and Stow on the Wold.
- Medieval Oxford, c1066-1300
By 1300, Oxford was one of the wealthiest towns in England, with a considerable degree of self-governance. This course will explore patterns of power, authority and influence in the medieval town and why, by 1300, the town's autonomy was under threat.
- Five Oxfordshire Castles
In this course we will examine five Oxfordshire castles - Oxford, Chipping Norton, Deddington, Broughton and Wallingford in the classroom and on site.
- Parishioners in a Changing World, c. 1500-c.1650
Between 1500 and 1660 great changes occurred in government and religion, and the population almost doubled in size. This course considers aspects of village life in that period, and how changes at the national level impacted on the local community.
- Reading Tudor and Stuart Handwriting
This practical local history weekend will provide guidance in reading and transcribing documents of the 16th and 17th centuries written in Secretary Hand. The course will be suitable for both newcomers and those with some experience.
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