Our monthly talk
Thursday, 18th April, 2019 –
"The Torquay Historical Pageant of 1924"
by David Hinchliffe.
In June 1924 around 2,000 local people took part in a pageant that entertained over 25,000 spectators with scenes from our local history. How did this event come about, and what was it like? If you are a local family, chances are that at least one of your ancestors took part in this ambitious undertaking.