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Donnington Castle


David Peacock

25 April 2017

7:30pm at St John's Parish Room

Donnington Castle is a well known local landmark, but how much do we know about its history. There is no better guide to the castle's past than David Peacock.


David Peacock is a well known speaker on the history of Newbury and its environs. Formerly a teacher of politics and history at Padworth College, Dr Peacock also gives evening classes on local history at Newbury College and Reading University. He is very familiar to readers of the Newbury Weekly News through his numerous local history articles and recently made his television debut explaining the importance of Jack of Newbury to Michael Portillo during his visit to the town on one of his [i]Great Railway Journeys[/i].
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