“Waterloo: Building Armies and Armies Building”- Study Weekend Higham Hall
The anniversaries this year are the Lines of Torres Vedras and Busaco. Other talks will examine the background, development and activities of some of the regiments, corps and armies who were to meet on the field at Waterloo. We will also look at the organisation of the Austrian Army. There will also be a trip on Saturday afternoon to the site of the last battle fought on English soil.
Speakers: Julian Spilsbury, Carole Divall, Dr Mark S Thompson and Jim Laidlaw Residential: £253 Non-residential: £196. Bookings to be made direct via Higham Hall website: www.highamhall.com, Telephone 01768 776276