“Neolithic communities in the Cotswolds”

Tue 21May2024

Change of speaker: Professor Julian Thomas

7.30 pm

At Town Hall, GL6 0JF


An insight into the Neolithic communities that made their homes in our area in 4000BC. In this event, Professor Julian Thomas will talk about the impact of these early people and their customs. He will look at some of the monuments they built that can still be seen in today’s landscape.


Julian Thomas pictured here with Alice Roberts

We’re indebted to the brilliant Julian Thomas – Professor of Archaeology at Manchester University – for taking the place of our original speaker, Tim Darvill at our Neolithic event. Julian is a specialist in Neolithic and Bronze Age prehistory, and author of several books including Understanding the Neolithic, and Neolithic Britain, the Transformation of Social Worlds.He is vice president of the Royal Anthropological Institute and former Secretary of the World Archaeological Congress.

We send our very warmest wishes to Tim, who is unable to attend due to medical treatment.


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