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December 2021

A Gloucestershire ‘Archives’ Christmas: John Putley Online

8 December @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
GFHS: On Line Event

It’s clear that there has always been some sort of midwinter festival celebrated in Europe and this presentation will explore the history of Christmas and the customs associated with the ancient midwinter festival, many of which were adopted/hijacked by the Christian celebration.  It does deconstruct Christmas to a certain degree but rest assured it builds it back up again and comes with all the Christmas trimmings including a wealth of images and material pertaining to Christmas that are held in…

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