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Howden Fair Folk Song

Today we added the words of the 18th century folk song – Howden Fair – which describes the types of horses that used to be traded there. It can be sung to the tune: Nancy Dawson. You can download the words on the Brief History of Howden page.

January Civic Society Meeting

Happy New Year to one and all. Our programme of Social Meetings for 2020 starts on Wednesday 8th January. This one is on the subject of the Hull and Barnsley Railway. This used to pass through Howden at South Howden Station. Brian Crowther will be describing how the railway started,…