History

Bursting with heritage attractions, the Nene Valley is the perfect place to expand your mind and delve into the past.

Blue Badge Guided Walk of Oundle

Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 15, 2018

Oundle

Start at 2.15pm. Walk will last 1.5 - 2 hours. Start at Market Place. A town all bilded in stone, an ominous well, good gracious grocers and whacky and worthy headmasters. Booking essential. Tel: 01832 742064.

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Guided Tours of Rushden Hall

Sep 18, 2018 - Sep 18, 2018

Rushden Hall

Enjoy a guided tour of Rushden Hall, which was associated with officers of Higham Park or Castle and later with John of Gaunt, son of Edward III. Tours at 2pm and 3pm. Free. T: 01933 314787 info@rushdenmuseum.co.uK

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Rushden Museum

Sep 18, 2018 - Sep 18, 2018

Rushden Hall Park

Gain an insight into the town’s history with a visit to the museum. 1.30pm – 4pm. Free. www.rushdenmuseum.co.uk

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Back Roads Through Middle England

Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 21, 2018

St Peter’s Church, North Street, Oundle. PE8 4EE

7.45pm. £8 (£6), £1 off early bird tickets. Author Andrew Bibby talks about his book “Back roads through middle England” describing his eight-day cycle ride across the UK, pedalling the 430 miles from the Dorset coast to the Humber. T: 01832 274734 or visit website for details.

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Blue Badge Guided Walk of Ecton

Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 21, 2018

Ecton

2.15pm start. Free event. A favoured spot, blacksmiths and bells, litotes and literacy, pews, Palmers and presidents. Walk will last from 1.5 - 2 hours. Booking essential. Tel: 01832 742064.