STOP PRESS - DECEMBER 2021: We are pleased to tell you that the Committee has decided to waive the 2022 subscriptions for the existing members to say thank you for our support throughout the recent difficult times. Those joining for the first time in 2022 will pay the normal £7.50.
With in excess of 120 members, the group meets four times a year for lectures on a wide range of historical topics with a local bias.
All meetings take place in Walberswick Village Hall starting at 7.00pm.
Subscriptions are £7.50 per member per year and run from 1st January to 31st December. If you join for the first time on or after 1st July, your payment of £7.50 per person covers you until 31st December the following year- up to 18 months membership for £7.50.
Membership form to download.
The group issues a Newsletter twice a year.
The archivist holds a comprehensive store of interesting local historical records and memorabilia, see "Archives" in the menu on the left of this page. These are all now held in the Heritage Hut on The Green.
Committee Members - Updated from the AGM held on 24 April 2018:
|Chairman||Rev Canon Harry Edwards|
|Newsletter Editor||John English|
|Committee Member||Harriet Wilson|
|Committee Member||Richard Steward|
|Committee Member||Nat le Roux|
|Committee Member||Rebecca Whiting|
The future programme of events/speakers is as follows. Everyone welcome. Members free. Guests £10.00
|Saturday 25th June 2022||Talk by Charlie Haylock - Charlie and The Dig - Village Hall||7.00pm|
|Saturday 10th September 2022||Talk by Mark Bailey Professor of Late Medieval History at the UEA - Reconstructing the evolution of the Suffolk Coastline C1100-c1700 with some insights from the Walberswick Area||7.00pm|
|Saturday 14th March 2020||Bloody Marsh, a talk by Dr Peter Warner on his book - NOTE START TIME - POSTPONED||6.00pm|
|Tuesday 14th April 2020||AGM - POSTPONED||7.30pm|
|Saturday 26 Sept 2020||An illustrated Talk on Hester and Henry Cleminson of Walberswick by Marlies Veldhuijzen van Zanten - POSTPONED||7.00pm|