The Farnham Society

Rail closures near Farnham

Following the discovery of subsidence between Bentley and Farnham, the railway line between Farnham and Alton has been closed for emergency repair works. A replacement bus service is in operation. The

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Visit to Bowood House

Our first visit for the 2016 season will be on Thursday 9 June, to Bowood House, near Chippenham in Wiltshire. Bowood House has been the home of the Lansdowne family for over 250 years and is a

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Visit to Birmingham

Birmingham’s Industrial Heritage Wednesday, 13th July to Friday 15th July 2016 Come with us to visit Britain’s second largest city and powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution. It was once said that

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Recrafting Farnham

The second meeting of Recrafting Farnham took place at Farnham Maltings on the evening of Monday 18 April. Recrafting Farnham’s originator, Laith Anayi, presented the results of the first meeting, the

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Our Next Talk

Our next talk will be on Tuesday 24 May 2016, about The Devil’s Punchbowl, Past Present and Future. The speaker, Matt Cusack, is Head Ranger for South West Surrey Hills. Venue :  South Farnham

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Our most recent talk

Our last talk, My Time Inside was on Friday 11 March 2016. The speaker was John Sandy, an ex Director and Governor of HM Prisons.    

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Farnham Station Car Park

Proposed changes to the car park at Farnham Station will add a new deck, to provide 170 additional parking spaces. Work was originally planned to run from April to August of this year. However, the

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Farnham Park nomination

Farnham Park is one of 19 parks in the south of England to have been nominated in the Fields in Trust competition, to run for the title of UK’s Best Park 2015. Two other parks in Waverley were also

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Consultation on Recycling Centre

Surrey County Council has conducted a public consultation aimed at reducing the cost of operating recycling centres. This included the Farnham recycling centre in Guildford Road. Notably, the

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