Above: Postcard view of Bitterne High Street looking West, Lion Place on the left with Red Lion visible beyond, circa 1895.
From the BLHS collection.
Saturday, 10th December
An Evening of Sea Shanties with
The Salty Sea Dogs
Our Society will have a stall in the Mercantile Flea selling pre-loved books during the week 12 to 16 December. There will be lots of bargains on books of all genre.
Free parking on the roof of the Flea with access via Angel Crescent, off Maybray King Way.
Tree Planting – DELAYED
Our Society will be planting a tree as part of The Queen’s Green Canopy and in memory of her late Majesty. Currently we are waiting for the council to have a tree in stock.
This will take place on the green at the junction of Bitterne Road East and Maybray King Way, next to the underpass.
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Latest Issue Contents
Tales of Miss Mist by Catherine Powell
The Mist Family by Steve Adams
Points about Census Returns by Jim Browne
Newton Road, Bitterne Park by Russell Henson
Any Idyllic Afternoon by Kate Martin
Clausentum aka Southampton by Peter Jones
As well as our regular features
This is a very short selection of all those available, more books are available on our Online Sales page