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Yelde Hall

September 2019

Doing Time in Wiltshire with John Girvan

September 26 @ 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Meet local historian John Girvan to hear about how Chippenham’s offenders were treated in the past, see Chippenham’s old lock-up in the Yelde Hall and discover some weird and wonderful tales from Wiltshire’s history. Places are free but limited, booking is essential. Please visit Chippenham Museum, email heritage@chippenham.gov.uk or call 01249 705020 to book. John Girvan’s book ‘Doing Time in Wiltshire’ is available to buy from Chippenham Museum’s shop (£12.99). The book investigates punishment in Wiltshire through the ages and…

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