SUFFRAGE MARCH 2013

Re-enactment of Suffragist Pilgrimage which passed through Corsham in July 1913

We have resumed events for 2022, but are dependent on the latest COVID-19 restrictions.

Front Cover Spotlight March 2021

AUTUMN 2021

  • From the Chair
  • Editorial
  • The Chairman’s Passion – Model Railways
  • Preserving a newspaper printing press
  • Trees
  • In memoriam –
    Prince Philip 1921-2021
  • Remembrance
  • Monks Park
  • Corsham Community
    Awards 2020 and 2021
  • Film dramas in Box
  • Book Reviews
  • 21st century cosmic surgery railway cuttings
  • An Admiral Fitzroy Barometer c. 1860
  • Wiltshire volume of The Buildings of England
  • Pickwick exhibition
  • Moonraker Canoes
  • Archaeological artefact?
  • Planning round-ups
  • Pat Whalley’s 80th Birthday
50+ Years of Service to the Society

50+ Years of Service to the Society

This Spring sees the departure from Corsham of one of the Civic Society’s longest serving Committee members, Pat Whalley. Corsham born Pat is taking the opportunity of downsizing and moving to Broughton Gifford to stay with her son David and family. For Pat this has...

Pickwick Winters Tales

Pickwick Winters Tales

The sequel to Pickwick Capers – boldly entitled ‘Pickwick Winter Tales’ took place this winter as a Zoom event in conjunction with Corsham Regis Primary Academy last December. John Maloney has put together a record of the exercise which you can download here: Pickwick...

Bullock Clock Makers in Corsham

Bullock Clock Makers in Corsham

Recently, I was much cheered by negotiating a part-exchange of our old, failing grandfather clock for a mid-19th century one by Mr Thos. Bullock, made in Corsham [it’s on the clock face!] whose shop in Pickwick Road I have worked out is now Corsham Hardware, No. 27....

Pickwick Association Want To Hear Your Views

Pickwick Association Want To Hear Your Views

Pickwick’s Conservation Area is being reviewed… and we need your views on the appraisal document. You can view the document on our website: pickwickassociation.org.uk The core section of Pickwick has been a Conservation Area for many years. Local authorities normally...