Workhouses & the Andover Union Scandal, by Andrew Harris
There will be NO MEETING in April due to spring cleaning of the Church.
On May 9th, Andrew Harris will be talking about workhouses. His presentation will describe the background to the 1834 Poor Law Amendment Act; New Workhouses and creation of Poor Law Unions; and how things went wrong – the Andover Union Scandal.
Tea and coffee will be available.
For our June meeting on the 13th we have History of Malvern by Cora Weaver. Note the date in your diary!