Date(s) - 5th February 2024
Title of Talk: The History of the Humble Walking Stick
By Geoff Williams
When most people think about the humble walking stick, they tend to think of those requiring some help with their mobility. However, a walking stick is a lot more than just a walking stick, sticks of all kinds have been used throughout history and sometimes for unexpected purposes.
Geoff will explore the use of walking sticks as a fashion accessory, right up to the modern day, the history of the walking stick is a fascinating glimpse into the changing face of humanity.
Sponsor: The Old Star
All Welcome: £3 at the door for visitors