Stephen Butt

Stephen Butt


This blog is about my interests in history and photography. I have always enjoyed discovering something new about the past, and there is always much to discover.

I am always pleased to chat about the subjects covered in my books and to hear about new historical research projects which I may be able to help you with.

I can also present illustrated talks to local history and heritage societies on a variety of subjects, some quite obscure, and I have my own audio-visual equipment.

If you would like to chat about a book, project, visit or idea, in the first instance, please contact me by email here.

Talks coming up!

EventsPosted by Stephen Thu, September 21, 2017 17:32:03
I haven't planned it this way, but I seem to have a busy few days coming up. On Monday 25th September I will be giving a third 'Kibworth in Old Images' talk at Kibworth Community Library, and bringing along some of the standard Leiestershire texts and a couple of special books from my own library. There'll also be a glass or two of wine for everyone which will no doubt help my talk go down well!

Then on Tuesday 3rd October I am visiting the Broughton Astley Heritage Society, talking about the 'History of Leicester in 100 People'. That's followed by a lunchtime event in the Victoria Park Pavilion with Age UK, when the subject will be 'Leicester Behind the Facade', the sarting point being the Pavilion, from where I will take my auience down the turnpike and into the town.