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Tuesday Talk: ‘Bandstands – History, Decline and Revival’ with Paul Rabbits

November 24, 2020 2:00 pm3:00 pm
A talk on the history of the Bandstand, from their origins in the mid-18th century to their heyday during the Victorian park making era, and their subsequent decline post World War Two. This talk is a slide show that follows this fascinating history and the recent revival of the bandstand in our public parks. This is a highly illustrative talk that engages many and fascinates the listener and has had excellent feedback from those who have heard this engaging talk.

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November 24, 2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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This Tuesday Talk is FREE to view and will be hosted via Zoom. You must confirm your place by completing the form above.