The Farnham Society

Our Next Talk

Our next talk will be on Tuesday 11 October 2016. Sir Andrew Carter, Head Teacher at South Farnham School will give a talk titled ‘UK Education – a Personal View’. Venue :  South

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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

Waverley Borough Council has decided to proceed with the East Street/Brightwells development. A Special Executive Meeting on 24 May, recommended proceeding, and this was followed by a full Council

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Our most recent talk

Our last talk, on The Devil’s Punchbowl, was on Tuesday 24 March 2016. The speaker was Matt Cusack, Head Ranger with the National Trust.    

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Visit to Bowood House

Thursday 9th June saw the first outing of the Farnham Society for 2016. Our destination was Bowood House near Chippenham, Wiltshire. After coffee we had an opportunity to visit the house. This was

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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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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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