October 2023 (490)

The 490th meeting of Henley Probus Club was held at Badgemore Park on Tuesday, 10th October 2023.

Graham Horn @ Henley Men's Probus Club in October 2023. Photo copyright Henley Men's Probus Club.

This month’s guest speaker was Graham Horn who presented a talk on the Kennet & Avon Canal, which included some period photos that illustrated the decay and poor condition of the canal, when the restoration work commenced. He explained the various stages, decisions and huge amount of effort required to build the wonderful waterway we have today. Graham also identified the key people involved and explained the various skills they brought to this mammoth project.