Events

Coleshill's hidden history

Our history walks and open days give you the chance to step back in time and discover Coleshill's Second World War past.

Why not take a look around this page and see what's on this autumn?

Second World War walks

Still standing today - the Guard House  © John Miller

Still standing today - the Guard House

11 November 2014, 2 to 4pm

Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history and how it became the home of the British Resistance on this informative guided walk. You'll explore the village, woods and parkland so there'll be plenty of autumn colour for you to enjoy too.

Buscot and beyond

The picturesque cottages of Buscot village  © John Miller

The picturesque cottages of Buscot village

25 October 2014 10.30am to 3.30pm

Discover a snapshot of Buscot village's fascinating history before heading for a lengthy ramble along the Thames and the countryside beyond. Savour the autumn colour, learn about the local wildlife and listen to tales of the past, whilst keeping your eyes peeled for the elusive kingfishers that fly along this stretch of river. 

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