A walk along Northbrook Street to the Clock Tower, to talk about Newbury during the coaching era, and the Speenhamland System. Along the way it takes in a range of historic buildings, including Camp
Hopson and Jack of Newbury’s house.
The walk is aimed at an adult audience, but children 12 and over are welcome.
David Peacock researches, writes and lectures on the history of the Newbury area. He is the author of The Story of Newbury
(2011), has written for local newspapers, taught evening classes, and given talks to many clubs and societies.