The Farnham Society

Proposed Extension, Refurbishment and Conversion of the Memorial Hall

There have been several letters in the Farnham Herald recently about the question of the legality of Waverley Borough Council (WBC) relocating the Gostrey Centre into the Memorial Hall. Mark Westcott

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WBC Meeting on East Street

The East Street/Brightwells development is to be discussed in two crucial meetings of Waverley Borough Council on TUESDAY 24 MAY (not Tuesday 31st as stated in the Herald) A Special Executive Meeting

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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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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 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

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 start date

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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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